01-31-2013, 07:01 PM #1
TX - Fort Worth police officer injured in fatal shootout in serious condition
Update: Fort Worth police officer injured in fatal shootout with suspect remains in serious condition
[This happened Tuesday but I haven't seen it posted yet]
Update at 4:08 p.m. Wednesday: Fort Worth police have released the name of the officer injured in Tuesday afternoon’s shoot-out in Halton City: John Bell. The motorcycle officer, assigned to the department’s Traffic Division, remains hospitalized in serious condition, according to the department. The shooter’s name has also been released: Cody Loron, 32, who was pronounced dead Tuesday evening at John Peter Smith Hospital.............
Fort Worth officers happened to be at 2nd Opinion Auto on Carson — “on unrelated business,” according to Halton City. “The Fort Worth officers were advised of the suspect in the area and began looking for him,” says the department, at which point Bell espied the suspect hiding in a car parked in the lot. A shootout ensued, ........[Bell was shot 3 times but the suspect was killed.]
More at link.....
Another good policeman who stepped up when needed......I hope he survives....He's been with FW LE since 1992....
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