Sheriff Jeff Gahler of Harford County was on the show with Ed Norris and Steve Davis this morning talking about the tragic shooting in Harford County earlier this week.
“I can’t describe what this is like. It’s the hardest thing. It’s like losing family for the officers that work with them,” said Norris.READ MORE: Maryland Weather: Severe Storm Threat Prompts Alert Day Saturday
The sheriff commented, “No one expects, even with a wanted suspect, and an armed suspect, you don’t expect someone to just produce a handgun.”READ MORE: Baltimore Police Stepping Up Deployment On Fourth Of July Weekend, Commissioner Says
Allegedly, the suspect had been in Florida where a warrant was issued for him for resisting arrest last year. How long he had been in Maryland is still under investigation.
Hear the sheriff give some clarification to the incident and a play-by-play of the events involving the heroics of Senior Deputy Patrick B. Dailey and Senior Deputy Mark Logsdon:MORE NEWS: State Police Expand Traffic Enforcement On I-83 In Baltimore City
Ed Norris’ long time friend Sheriff Gahler spoke about the “unimaginable loss” for the community and the family members of the fallen deputies.