Manhunt For North Carolina Man Suspected of Critically Wounding Police Officer in Saturday Shooting

Officer Tim Brackeen;  Photo: Shelby Police Dept.  

Officer Tim Brackeen; Photo: Shelby Police Dept.  

Police in North Carolina are searching for a man suspected of critically injuring a police officer in a shooting early Saturday morning.  

Shelby police officer Tim Brackeen, 38, was shot and wounded while attempting to locate a man wanted on outstanding warrants.

Police believe that Irving Lucien Fenner, 23, shot and critically wounded Officer Brackeen.  

Officer Brackeen's condition has been listed as stable but critical; however, a statement released on behalf of the officer's mother indicates that he isn't showing any brain function. 

We will keep you updated as this story develops.


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