Armed man shot by police
A police officer yesterday shot an armed suspect on East Street.
According to police, shortly after 11:00 a.m. an officer was driving on East Street south of Soldier Road when he “observed a male approaching a restaurant, acting in a suspicious manner and armed with a firearm”.
“The officer approached the man and as he attempted to arrest him, the man was shot,” police reported Sunday evening.
“The officers recovered the suspect’s weapon, a .38 revolver, and four rounds of ammunition.
“The male was transported to hospital and is listed in serious but stable condition.”