N.H. Cop Describes Moment He Was Shot
December 05, 2012
As the suspect he was pursuing wheeled on him, a Manchester (N.H.) Police officer said he tried to stop and felt himself falling backwards as the first shot shattered his left shin bone.
Officer Dan Doherty said more shots followed—piercing his legs and lower abdomen—as he lay on the ground with the gunman advancing to within two feet of him.
Doherty testified Wednesday in the attempted murder trial of 23-year-old Myles Webster. Prosecutors say Webster shot Doherty five times as the officer closed in on him during a foot chase in March.
Read the full Associated Press story.
N.H. Cop Injured In Gunfight
Be the first to comment on this story
Other Recent News
According to preliminary reports, both officers were working overtime as part of an...
Now-former Phoenix Police Chief Daniel Garcia continued to be defiant following Thursday's...
A Waterloo, Iowa, man rammed his SUV into a police car, injuring two officers during a...
"I immediately announced 'police, drop the weapon.' About the second time I yelled it, he...
A 24-year-old Port Huron man was shot by police Tuesday after officers said he tried to...