NYPD Promotes Slain Cop's Partner
December 25, 2011
The NYPD has promoted the officer who chased down the man who allegedly shot his partner in the face during a botched narcotics robbery earlier this month.
Commissioner Ray Kelly promoted Officer Glenn Estrada to detective for arresting Lamont Pride in the fatal shooting of Officer Peter Figoski during a home invasion in Brooklyn, reports the Associated Press.
Officer Figoski was shot in the face, while he responded to the Dec. 12 home invasion.