A suspect arrested on a murder charge grabbed a US police officer’s gun as he was sitting beside him in an interview room, surveillance camera footage has revealed. Thomas Robinson, 23, was being questioned by police over the shooting death of a 17-year-old, Joseph Armstong, in Ohio, Fox News reports.
VIDEO: Murder suspect grabs for officer's gun
CINCINNATI – A man accused of killing a 17-year-old boy grabbed a police officer’s gun and injured the officer during a struggle, according to court records. Police arrested Thomas Robinson, 23, Tuesday and charged him with murder in the shooting death of Joseph Reno Armstrong Jr. Robinson had a bag of heroin and a loaded 9 mm handgun with a bullet in the chamber when he was arrested, police said. Armstrong was found dead in an apartment in the 2600 block of Montana Avenue early June 16. Another victim, a man in his early 20s, suffered minor INJURIES from gunshots in the incident.