R.C. police: Suspect killed after shooting at police department in Charlotte October 30, 2021 October 30, 2021 admin

A North Carolina police officer was killed Sunday after a confrontation with a suspect, officials said.

The Charlotte-Mecklenburg Police Department said in a statement Sunday that officers responded to a report of a possible assault and found 32-year-old Robert Bostrom of Wilmington in the officer’s cruiser.

Bostrom was later identified as the officer who was shot.

The Charlotte-mecklenberg Police Department released a statement that said Bostom was shot while in custody and died.

Charlotte-Meccania Police Chief Tim Moore told the Charlotte Observer newspaper that Bostoms death is under investigation.

Moore said Boprom was a partner at the police department, but the department did not release a reason for his termination.

He also did not provide further details about the incident.