Three cops injured in U.S. police station shooting
Police tape is shown in a file photo. (CP24)
The Associated Press
Published Friday, December 28, 2012 9:11AM EST
Last Updated Friday, December 28, 2012 2:48PM EST
GLOUCESTER TOWNSHIP, N.J. -- Three officers have been injured in a shooting at a police station in the U.S., and the suspect was shot and killed.
Police say gunfire erupted inside the Gloucester Township police station in New Jersey before dawn Friday as a man was being processed on a domestic violence complaint.
The man grabbed a gun and began firing. Three officers were hit before the suspect was shot and killed.
Deputy Police Chief David Harkins says one officer had a gunshot wound to the abdomen and was undergoing surgery. Two other officers had minor injuries.