Officer Aaron Pearson of the Springfield PD was shot earlier this week in the line of duty. He is still in the hospital and SPD says that the shooting will end his career as a police officer. He was one of the local police officers featured on the TV show COPS. Click on the link to see the part of the show he was on.
He talks about how fast things can change with a suspect. That ending line really has a lot more meaning now with the horrible week that the police have had in Springfield.