Monday, 19 February, 2018

US Marshal Killed, Multiple Officers Injured After PA Shooting

Police Officers Shot in Harrisburg Police Officers Shot in Harrisburg
Marlene Weaver | 19 January, 2018, 02:06

Authorities say Hill was part of a team of officers serving a warrant for the arrest of a woman wanted by Harrisburg police for making threats.

The suspect was inside a home, and it's not clear if he was taken into custody. He is survived by his wife and two children, according to the press release. "We will never forget his commitment and courage", said Deputy Director of the U.S. Marshals Service, David J. Anderson.

U.S. Attorney Dave Freed said there are indications the Harrisburg officer may have been struck in his body armor.

"Harrisburg mourns the loss this morning of a U.S. Marshall who died protecting our residents".

Dauphin County District Attorney Fran Chardo has said there is no current danger to the public.

Officials are expected to reveal further details at a 2 p.m. news conference you can watch live on this page.

A wounded Harrisburg police officer was able to fire back and critically injured the gunman.

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Several police officers were rushed to a hospital early this morning after a police-involved shooting in Harrisburg.

Chardo said there was a "use of power" in the episode.

The officers were shot at 1800 block of Mulberry Street in Harrisburg around 6:20 a.m. He was taken to the hospital and his injuries are said to be not unsafe, FOX43 detailed. He said they are still working on notifying the families.

The incident began as a U.S, Marshals task force was attempting to serve an arrest warrant.

The York officer was taken to Hershey Medical Center with non-life threatening injuries, according to York City police department.

Just before Christmas, a gunman distinguished as Ahmed Aminamin El-Mofty was shot and killed by police in the wake of discharging at them close to the area of Monday's occurrence, as per PennLive.

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