Readers can observe several headlines around Randy Jones’s Arrest after his accusation of shooting an off-duty NYPD officer over the weekend. Check out more details via this article.
Yet again, Brooklyn witnessed the heinous crime shooting on February 4, 2023, for which suspect Police took Randy Jones into custody for allegedly killing off duty officer.
The 38 years old Randy Jones was suspected of shooting an officer in the head and faced charges with murder and attempted robbery.
During an attempted robbery in Brooklyn, an off-duty NYPD officer named Adeed Fayaz got victimized and lost his life.
Is Randy Jones Arrested For Shooting NYPD Cop?
According to ABC news, authorities announced the suspect’s arrest in the shooting after the officer’s death.
The NYPD announced the officer’s death on February 7, 2023. For further autopsy, the body of Officer Adeed Fayaz was moved from Brookdale Hospital to the medical examiner on the same night.
The incident unfolded around 7 pm when the gunman shot and critically wounded Officer Fayaz while executing a robbery on Ruby Street near Linden Boulevard in East New York.
The officer went with his brother-in-law to buy a car from Facebook Marketplace.
According to Essig, Adeez and his brother-in-law met the Culprit carrying a gun. After receiving a negative response, the Culprit allegedly grabbed the officer in a headlock, pointed a gun at him and demanded money.
Although the officer broke free and Randy shot him in the head, the officer’s brother-in-law took a gun from Fayaz’s holster and returned Fire before Randy fled in a 2011 BMW.
Where Is Randy Jones Jail or Prison?
Records show Randy was taken into custody on February 7 at the Days Inn hotel in Nanuet, where he had been hiding with a female companion.
The suspect was taken to the 75th Precinct and might charge with attempted murder of the officer.
Authorities claim that Randy was apprehended in a Days Inn in Rockland County after allegedly fleeing a failed robbery in Brooklyn on February 7 with his girlfriend and five young children.
Randy had at least three prior arrests, one of which was for strangling in 2014, before this shooting case.
In addition, he is speculated to be part of a two-person stick-up crew linked to at least three robberies in the area.
According to Police sources, one of his prior robberies utilized the Facebook Marketplace scam, like the one involved in the shooting of an off-duty officer who had answered an ad trying to buy a used car.
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What happened To Officer Adeed Fayaz?
Officer Added Fayaz has been with force since 2017, serving the 66th Precinct in Borough Park.
Adeed Fayaz was a five-year veteran of the force, married with two children from Deer Park, Long Island.
The officer remained on life support at Brookdale Hospital, but NYPD confirmed his death on February 7, 2023.
The officer’s family and dozens of Police officers gathered outside a Brooklyn hospital on Tuesday (February 7) as his body was loaded into an ambulance and driven away in a procession.
The incident occurred while the officer and relatives went to buy a car for $24,000, where the Culprit put a headlock and demanded the money.
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