“San Jose Police Officer in Critical Condition After Being Shot in Family Disturbance”

By | August 17, 2023



A San Jose police officer remains in critical but stable condition after being shot while responding to a family disturbance. The officer, a 10-year veteran of the department, was struck by gunfire in the upper body. The suspect, a 44-year-old man, was arrested after a standoff with police. The department is grateful for the support and asks for prayers for the officer’s recovery. shooting/” target=”_blank” rel=”noopener”>Austin Turner reported

A police officer in San Jose, California, who was shot while responding to a domestic disturbance, is reported to be in critical but stable condition, according to authorities. The officer, a woman and a veteran of the department for ten years, was struck by gunfire in the upper body. The San Jose Police Department expressed gratitude for the support received from the community and requested prayers for the officer’s speedy recovery. The incident occurred at a condominium complex after a resident called the police to report a drunken husband who had attempted to assault her and broke down a bathroom door. Upon arrival, the officers identified themselves, and the suspect opened fire from a balcony. The officers did not return fire but ensured the injured officer’s safety and provided initial medical treatment. The police chief referred to the incident as an attempted murder, and a 44-year-old man was arrested following a standoff. The department expressed gratitude for the assistance of the fire personnel, medical staff, neighboring agencies, and the community during the incident..