Waukesha County, WI – Two police officers were shot after 1 am on Friday November 6 when they were responding to a call about a hit and run.
The two officers shot were with Hartland and Delafield Police Departments. They responded to a call at a Holiday Inn Express on Golf Road when the suspect, Nathanael Benton, opened fire.
The officer from Delafield returned fire before Benton took off on foot. There were two other suspects from Warsaw, Indiana in the vehicle who were taken into police custody.
Benton had a warrant out for his arrest in Fargo North Dakota for attempted murder. After fleeing on foot a massive manhunt was underway to find [...]
New Orleans, LA
Two New Orleans Police Officers were sitting in their marked patrol unit in the French Quarter Friday afternoon when they were attacked by a random man. The suspect was in the back of a pedicab when he opened fired on the officers in their car at around 4:25 PM. They had no interaction with him prior to the shooting, according to Police Superintendent Shaun Ferguson.
One officer, a four year veteran of the department, was struck in the face just under the left eye. He is currently in stable but serious condition. The officer shot was able to walk into the hospital on his own upon arrival. The other officer, a sixteen year veteran, received [...]