A New York police officer was arrested while sitting in a police car in the Bronx. Authorities said Wednesday morning.
The deceased officer was identified as Miosotis Family, 48, a 12-year veteran in the police corps. She was assigned to the 46th district.
Two police officers shot dead by alleged assailant Family during an exchange of shots after the mobile command post boom parked near 183 ° E. St. and Creston Ave. Around 12:30, according to police sources and Commissioner James O Neill.
Video surveillance shows that the suspected 34-year-old shooter walking toward the command post “with a purpose,” the source said.
Man, woman shot in the street filled the Bronx Como
O’Neill said the gunman fired a round, knocking Family in the head while wrapping his turn in the Fordham Heights neighborhood.
The agent’s partner frantically yelled at his radio police for help.
Family was badly injured and transferred to St. Barnabas Hospital, where he died. An online police officer praised the fallen out of the hospital when he was accompanied by the coroner.
A police source said another officer was also treated at the hospital due to a trauma.
“Obviously it was an unprovoked attack on the cops,” O’Neill’s commissioner said at the press conference at 15:30 at San Bernabe Hospital.
Police parked outside the dead officer’s house south of Van Cortlandt Park told the two men who had been killed Family.
“What happened,” shouted one of the men, falling into the arms of another. “How could this happen?”
Officers with a New York police unit flocked to the drug call for help from their partner, who faces the gunman fled to block the shot on Morris Avenue.
He wielded a revolver in silver and police opened fire after killing him, O’Neill said.
He was identified as Alexander Bonds, whose criminal record includes an assault on a police officer with brass knots, a source said.
“This was nothing less than a murder of a police officer.” Our understanding is that he filled his notebook and left and fired a round, “the source said.
The source said Bonds, who has up to six different alloys, recently spoke critically of law enforcement on an unspecified social media site. He said that police in Oakland, California, was ill to prevent a child from riding a bicycle.
An innocent bystander standing next to Bonds was shot in the stomach during the deadly clash with police, but is in stable condition, police said.
Police said they did not know how the shots hit the viewer who has no connection to the suspect.
Jay Marzelli witnessed that the shots were fireworks in the first place.