Officers ID'd in Friday's Police-Involved Shooting, Fifth of 2014
Updated: Monday, February 24 2014, 03:27 PM EST
The suspect shot by police shortly before 5 p.m. on Friday was listed in critical condition Monday morning. Police identified the officers involved as Edward Mendez and Jacqueline Fillion, who have 14 years and 3 years with the department respectively.
Neither officer has had a police-involved shooting prior to this incident.
Police responded to 300 E Centre St. on Friday for a report of a robbery at the nearby homeless shelter, 'Our Daily Bread.' When officers arrived they encountered a man armed with a gun and ordered him to drop his weapon. The man refused and was shot by police.
This marks the fifth police involved shooting since the beginning of 2014. A warrant, in ref to this incident, has been obtained, police said.