Police: four arrested in connection to Waterbury officer’s shooting

WATERBURY — 4 suspects are in custody in connection with the taking pictures of a Waterbury police officer, Lt. David Silverio noted.

He referred to the Connecticut State Police took the suspects into custody “in the area of Oxford Airport” on Tuesday.

while police offered few particulars about the taking pictures, they did say it took place around 2:20 p.m. Tuesday on Marley place.

Police also didn’t say even if Waterbury police fired any pictures throughout the incident.

The Waterbury police officer, who turned into shot in the chest right through a stolen motor vehicle investigation, turned into saved through a bullet-proof vest, Police Chief Fernando Spagnolo referred to.

all through a press conference at the police station, Spagnolo observed on the request of Litchfield State’s legal professional daybreak Gallo asked state police to examine the capturing.

Spagnolo observed the officer, who became no longer named, turned into taken to St. Mary’s clinic. The officer is expected to be launched later Tuesday.

“i’m heartbroken by means of the shooting of a Waterbury Police officer while responding to an emergency investigation,” U.S. Rep. Jahana Hayes, D-5, referred to in an announcement. “My concepts are with him and his household all the way through this incredibly elaborate time.

“I even have been in touch with Police Chief Fernando Spagnolo to present any guidance my office can supply all over such a difficult time. as the spouse of a police officer, I utterly take into account the risk that includes the job, youngsters, these cowardly acts put our total community in danger and additional spotlight the should give protection to our officers. I pray for a quickly recovery for the officer.”

any individual with guidance can call the detectives at 203-574-6941 or go away counsel anonymously by the use of Crime Stoppers at 203-755-1234 .

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