8th person charged in deadly shooting of Bradley Police Sgt. Marlene Rittmanic

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Saturday, October 29, 2022
8th person charged in deadly shooting of suburban police officers
Jaron Shannon is the 8th person charged in the fatal shooting of Bradley Police Department Sgt. Marlene Rittmanic. Officer Tyler Bailey was also hurt.

BRADLEY, Ill. (WLS) -- An alleged straw gun purchaser has been arrested in the deadly shooting of a Bradley police sergeant.

Prosecutors said 23-year-old Jaron Shannon bought one of the firearms used in the shooting that took place last December.

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Sergeant Marlene Rittmanic was killed in the shooting and Officer Tyler Bailey was critically injured.

Shannon is the eighth person now charged in the case.

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