Police Officer Reveals How Bombing Suspect Was Taken Into Custody

James Sarnicki with the Linden Police Department explained what happened when officers took Ahmad Khan Rahami into custody Monday morning in New Jersey.
1:39 | 09/19/16

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And so what happened when the other officer came at. When the officer tried to Rouse the man in that in the doorway. He noticed that when it may have picked up his head he noticed that the Meehan had appeared on and he looked like the suspect that was being sought. So he told show me your hands and the suspect had his hand like on the side India police and he. Pulled out a handgun and he fired a shot at you officer striking him in his bulletproof vests in his abdomen. At that point do officer returned fire and as the gentleman got up and sort of walk and Ennis street. And we were told we're monitoring radio transmissions a new officer was a firing his handgun indiscriminately assumes walking down the street. At some point or officers. Responded more returned fire and it we were able to. Actually taken down. Get is his cargo on the street and we're just so little bit away from where all this went down with everybody is looking for this Honda 2003 he had that the or investigation was turned over to. The FBI so they're there to lead on this and that they're actually it's a very act of crime scene. And the FBI is the lead on this so. I'm sure they're looking into have all aspects of this. I'm not privy to and many details at this point. Ronnie was shot where in the arm the leg I know he was shot but he survived but from what I saw he was shot several times. He was conscious of that and a wake when he was on the ground. One shot in the leg may be a shot in the arm. But he was conscious and an awake when he was taken into custody we're already hearing that they're working on charges and can you talk about the other others want I don't know the exact number. Three regards them. We don't remember several several trucks up.

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