Investigation: Plainville, Connecticut officers injured from gunfire by fellow LEOs.

Two police officers who arrived at the scene of an…

Two police officers who arrived at the scene of an arrest in the parking lot of the AMC Loews Theatre Saturday morning were wounded by gunfire from fellow Plainville officers, a state police investigation found.

The incident happened as police were trying to arrest a man wanted on child pornography charges.

Officers Clifford J. Roper and David Slater were arriving at the scene when the shots were fired. Ofc. Roper was struck by a bullet in the forearm, and Ofc. Slater was injured by shards of glass.

Source: Hillary Federico and Nick Caito for the Hartford Courant.

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