In Memoriam: Officer William Cooke (1858)
October 18, 2015
Watch Log: Saturday, October 17, 2015
October 19, 2015

Watch Command Log Reporting Period:

6 a.m. Friday, October 16, 2015 – 6 a.m. Saturday, October 17, 2015


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1:23 a.m.
328 S. State St

The victim was assaulted by approx. 8 Polynesian males inside the Circle Lounge. A friend stepped in to stop the assault by firing two rounds into the air. When the assault continued, the friend fired a round at one of the males. The shooting victim was transported to the hospital by friends with a gunshot wound to the arm. The assault victim was transported to the hospital.  The shooter is described as a male Hispanic adult, chin beard, 5’8, white v-neck shirt, light colored pants, silver handgun.

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