Quantcast
Cop shoots ex-con at Penn Station - Metro US

Cop shoots ex-con at Penn Station

Police shot and wounded a knife-wielding man outside Penn Station Thursday afternoon after he refused to drop the weapon. Johan Stolarz, 69, who was paroled from a federal prison for armed robbery on Wednesday, tried and failed to rob a Chase Bank at 2 Penn Plaza. Police surrounded him at 12:40 p.m. on West 31st Street and one officer shot him in the thigh after he refused repeated demands to drop the weapon, police said. He was in stable condition.

More from our Sister Sites