Man Wanted In Shooting Of Officer Arrested

Posted at 1:23 PM, Dec 28, 2018
and last updated 2018-12-28 13:23:46-05

BAKERSFIELD (KRON) – The man wanted in connection with the murder of Newman police officer Ronil Singh has been arrested.

KRON 4 News reports that the unidentified suspect was arrested in Lamont, south of Bakersfield. Officials say the man is in the country illegally.

Singh stopped the attacker Wednesday as part of a drunken driving investigation and fired back to try to defend himself, officials said yesterday.

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