Active Shooter in Willimantic Connecticut


A Willimantic police officer has been shot in the arm, according to law enforcement sources, and police are looking for the shooter.

Police said crews, including local, state and SWAT vehicles, are responding to Tunxis Lane in Williamtic.

I've no more details at this time.

Update: Shooter is in custody. All clear. We'll update when we find out what happened.

Update II: The suspect is one Andrew Samuolis.

Samuolis has been charged with criminal attempt of assault, criminal attempt of assault on a public safety officer, threatening, breach of peace and interfering with a police officer.

Hat Tip: Laura.

Posted by: Howie at 11:53 AM


1 They meant to say 'bullet-proof assault vest set to bounce off and hit a cop in the arm'.

Posted by: EROWMER at June 25, 2013 04:39 PM

2 These things wouldn't happen if people listened to President Obama and took guns off the street.

Posted by: Lakeysha Silverstein at June 28, 2013 06:36 AM

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