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When NYPD Det. Mario Muniz, 45, was hit in the upper-right chest by one of California child molestation suspect Richard Thomas Mozdir's bullets yesterday during a Greenwich Village shootout yesterday, it was stopped by his bullet-resistant vest. Read Full Story Here.
When a Warren, Mich., officer made a traffic stop Tuesday for a stop sign violation, he was attacked, pulled into the car, and dragged down the road. Read Full Story Here.
A Harris County (Tx.) Sheriff’s Deputy was hit by a suspected drug dealer after pulling up to two cars parked at the end of the street. One of the drivers suddenly took off and hit the deputy knocking him down. As the car was coming toward the deputy, he started shooting. The driver was arrested a short time later. The deputy was taken to the hospital in stable condition with some minor contusions and scrapes.
The officer said Manners “locked his legs around my body preventing my escape” and after hitting him more, “utilized his hands and forcefully grabbed my throat and strangled me.” Read Full Story Here.
Three Cedar Hill, Texas, police officers were burned—one seriously—while trying to subdue a burglary suspect who set himself on fire Wednesday afternoon, authorities said. Read Full Story Here.