Two Men Charged in Shooting of Raleigh Police OfficerMatt Boster
Posted by: Matt Boster
Date: Jan 10 2019 11:35 AM
RALEIGH: Police charged a 23-year-old Henderson man Thursday with shooting a Raleigh police officer who was investigating him for stealing a car. The officer, wounded by multiple gunshots, is recovering from surgery at WakeMed.
Cedric Jamal Kearney was charged Thursday with attempted murder, assault on a law enforcement officer, robbery with a dangerous weapon and conspiracy, according to Raleigh-Wake City County Board of Identification. He was arrested on Wendy Lane.
A second man taken into custody in connection with the shooting, Antonio Dequan Fletcher, 20, of Cary is charged with possession of a stolen firearm.