Three extra suspects have been arrested in reference to Tuesday’s taking pictures dying of Charleston, W.Va., police Officer Cassie Johnson, authorities mentioned Saturday, in line with a report.
All three new suspects are going through fees of felony conspiracy, WOWK-TV of Huntington, W.Va., reported. The people have been on the residence the place the first suspect, Joshua Phillips, allegedly went to purchase medicine.
The three further suspects have been recognized as Richard Chapman, 44; Herbert Sharpe, 44; and Marshall Sharpe, 24. The 2 Sharpes are an uncle and nephew, Kanawha County Sheriff Michael Rutherford mentioned at a information convention.
Officer Johnson, 28, responded to the placement after a neighbor complained a few car parking challenge, the station reported. Quickly after her arrival, Phillips allegedly shot the officer, who suffered extreme wounds and died two days later in a hospital after being taken off life help, in line with police.
Phillips was later shot a brief distance away by other officers who arrived on the scene, WOWK reported. He was hospitalized for therapy of his wounds, authorities mentioned.
In the meantime, Officer Johnson’s stays have been transported to the Kanawha County Medical Examiner’s Workplace following organ donation, the station reported.
A memorial service and funeral for the officer have been scheduled for this coming Tuesday on the Charleston Coliseum & Conference Heart, in line with the Charleston Police Division.