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S.C. Cop Fabricated Shooting Story

July 09, 2012  | 

North Charleston police sergeant Eddie Bullard shot himself and then made up a story for investigators that he was wounded by his own gun during a struggle with a shadowy suspect, Police Chief Jon Zumalt said.

In a hastily called late afternoon City Hall press conference, Zumalt said that Bullard's account of being shot with his gun while defending himself outside a Rivers Avenue business upset the police and the community.

"It gets everybody on edge," he said. "I'm sorry to the community."

Read the full Post and Courier story.

Related:

Shot S.C. Cop Released Gun Magazine During Struggle

Tags: Officer Mental Health, Officer Misconduct, North Charleston (S.C.) PD


Comments (4)

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coolhand luke @ 7/9/2012 5:54 PM

HUH?

Robocop @ 7/9/2012 7:23 PM

What is your problem Sergeant? Fine example you are setting for those coming up in the ranks and also giving the entire LE Community a huge black eye! You should lose your Certification as a Police Officer in the State of SC, period. You lied and that can NEVER be tolerated as a professional LEO.

Bob@Az. @ 7/9/2012 8:55 PM

Robocop: Dead on!!

Juan 10-13 @ 7/10/2012 7:37 AM

Hasta la vista baby......hit the road knucklehead!

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