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.
Two police officers who arrived at the scene of an arrest in the parking…
by Tactical-Life.com / Jul 18, 2011