Upon arrival, officers came across the alleged suspect and a foot chase ensued. At some time throughout the chase, police state the suspect turned to officers and fired a weapon. No officers were injured.The suspect, 22-year-old Khairon William Edwards had the ability to get away. He is dealing with attempted murder charges.
“The apprehension of this hazardous suspect is the top concern for our company, and we will aggressively pursue every lead up until he remains in custody,” said Colonel Vaughn M. Bond, Jr. of the New Castle County Police Department.On Friday, authorities in
Philadelphia state Jeffione Thomas, 28, and another suspect opened fire on officers in an unmarked vehicle. Thomas was allegedly on a bike and officers asked him if he required assistance prior to the gunfire started. Three officers were inside the lorry at the time of the shooting. Fortunately, all three were not seriously injured. A minimum of one bullet penetrated the unmarked police vehicle and hit a male officer, however the bullet was dropped in the officer's vest
. Thomas is wanted on charges of attempted murder.READ MORE: Philadelphia police recognize suspect after shots fired at officers in West Oak Lane Days before this attack on Philadelphia officers, police in Camden, New Jersey say 2 suspects opened fire on the home of two Camden County officers and their 10-day-old infant. The officers and their infant
were not hurt.”It harms, it hurts. I have 400 officers, everybody is harmed at this time and there is a lot of stress and anxiety. I'm not going to let 3 individuals or four individuals like modification what's going on in Camden, “stated Chief Joseph Wysocki of the Camden County
Police Department. FOUND OUT MORE:$75,000 benefit used for info on shooters who soared officers'home Officers found a Honda Odyssey, which they think the shooters were driving when they let loose a barrage of bullets onto the house. Police are pleading with the public to come forward with any info about this car. In Arizona, one suspect has actually been arrested and a second is still at-large in an ambush-style shooting of troopers this week. And in Los Angeles, California, two deputies who were shot in the head in an ambush-style attack in Compton. Those deputies are now noted in stable condition. Copyright © 2020 WPVI-TV. All Rights Reserved.