News Sections
Audio
Officer Cleared In Shooting Death of Hostage Suspect
Updated May 5, 2013 1:04 AM | Filed under: WBIW News
 Print    Archive    RSS

(BLOOMINGTON) - A police officer has been cleared in a fatal shooting of a hostage suspect.

Richard North was fatally shot by a 12-year veteran of the Bloomington Police Department August 1st.

Officers found North holding his wife in a headlock with a gun pointed at her head.

A hostage negotiator attempted to talk with North but north allegedly continued to point a gun at his wife and at officers and was fatally shot.



« Previous Article
Next Article »

 Print    Archive    RSS

Have a question or comment about a news story? Send it to comments@wbiw.com

Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW
Advertise with 1340 AM WBIW


1340 AM WBIW, Bedford's Place To Talk. Serving Lawrence and surrounding counties since 1948!

© 2014 Ad-Venture Media, Inc. All Rights Reserved.   WBIW.com and Listen Live Powered by HPC

Advertise  |  Careers  |  About  |  Feedback