The Key Biscayne officer who was shot in the face on the Florida Turnpike nearly two weeks spoke publicly about the day that changed her life for the first time on Thursday.
The BSO deputy credited with saving the life of a Key Biscayne police officer after she was shot by a gunman on the Florida Turnpike met the media Monday along with other high-ranking police officials.
Just days after David Edwin Bradley shot two law enforcement officers before turning the gun on himself on the Florida Turnpike; details of Bradley’s past are adding more questions to what led to Thursday’s shootings.
Immigration and Customs Enforcement assistant field office director Gabriel Martinez was released from Memorial Regional Hospital Saturday just 48 hours after he was shot while helping other officers on the Florida Turnpike.
The FBI named David Edwin Bradley, 23, of Miami Gardens, Florida as the man who carjacked two cars, robbed a Broward barber shop, and then shot two law enforcement officers on the Florida Turnpike Thursday evening.
Hector Lopez says he will never forget the images of the gunman who went on a shooting spree on the Florida Turnpike, wounding two police officers.
Customers inside a Pembroke Pines barber shop were terrified when a man burst in Thursday and robbed the place at gunpoint. Little did they know he’d end up shooting two South Florida law enforcement officers in the middle of the Florida Turnpike before turning the gun on himself.
Two law enforcement officers were shot at the height of rush hour Thursday afternoon, and a suspect lay dead on the pavement, after what started as a carjacking in Miami-Dade County ended on the Turnpike in Hollywood in a blaze of gunfire. Police said the wounds sustained by both officers are not life threatening.
Key Biscayne’s Police Chief said doctors are “cautiously optimistic” about the most seriously injured officer from the shooting Thursday night.