Officer shot during Waterbury investigation; four suspects taken into custody

WATERBURY, CT (WFSB) — A police officer is recuperating after being shot all over an investigation in Waterbury on Tuesday.

in keeping with police, the officer became involved in an investigation into a stolen automobile when the taking pictures happened on Marley vicinity Tuesday afternoon around 2 p.m.

He had been shot in the chest and officers immediately attended to him, giving him CPR, earlier than he changed into taken to the sanatorium.

The officer changed into donning a bulletproof vest on the time of the taking pictures.

On Tuesday night, police said the officer become anticipated to be released from the medical institution quickly.

After the shooting, the suspects took off, appearing to have gone down East main street. As they fled, they struck at least three different vehicles on their means out.

Connecticut State Police spoke back to support, and has taken over the investigation.

a huge police presence was later considered close the Waterbury–Oxford Airport, on Christian road, where police say three suspects allegedly worried in the shooting had been taken into custody.

A fourth suspect became also taken into custody.

The identities of the suspects have not been released at present. 

Cruisers from a few cities, together with Waterbury, Middlebury, Southbury, Naugatuck, and CT State Police had been viewed in the enviornment.

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