Police Officer Shot
Local authorities and the US Marshals Service are offering a $5,000 reward for information regarding the whereabouts of 21-year-old Victor Bennett, of Camden. He has several distinctive facial tattoos.
Police say an officer was following a suspicious vehicle when two people jumped out and one fired at the patrol car.
Hundreds of police lined the street outside Christ the King Church, on Chesterfield Road, to pay their respects to Trooper Kedra.
A Chester police officer suffered a gunshot wound during a shootout in the city early Monday morning.
The incident was reported at about 4:14 p.m. at North Market Street and West 24th Street.
Officers testified that defendant Eric Torres struggled violently as he resisted arrest. One officer called him “freakishly strong” as he clutched a gun to his belly.
Authorities say a police officer was shot while conducting a traffic stop in Wilmington, Delaware.
During an impromptu press conference, the deputy police chief told the media that the incident occurred around 5:30 a.m. inside the building when a suspect being taken into custody for a domestic violence-related incident got into a confrontation with officers.
“Well, I’m pleased charges were approved,” Philadelphia police commissioner Charles Ramsey told reporters.