The Associated Press and other news outlets report that a gunman opened fire hitting three officers at a Gloucester Township New Jersey police station at 5:45 on Friday morning. Officers responded to the threat and took the shooter down, killing him.
Police Chief Harry Earle reports that two officers received graze wounds. One officer was shot twice, with one shot hitting him in the abdomen below his bullet proof vest. He was taken to Cooper University Hospital for surgery. This officer is expected to make a full recovery.
The unidentified gunman was being processed after a domestic violence incident. Some reports indicate that a struggle ensued in the hallway, with the suspect able to obtain an officers service weapon.
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