A gunman opened fire early Thursday on a SWAT team that burst into a home during a drug and gun raid, wounding four officiers while spraying bullets from atop a staircase, authorities said. One officer was critically wounded.
Lakewood Patrolman Jonathan Wilson was shot in the face during the raid, and was in critical but stable condition at University Hospital in Newark. Authorities said they were cautiously optimistic he would survive despite being grievously wounded.
A K-9 with the Placer County (CA) Deputy Sheriff's Office was wounded in a gunfight with a man who had gone on a shooting spree on Tuesday night. The gunman was killed in the exchange, and K-9 Eros was struck and wounded.