FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Tuesday, February 25, 2014
Contact: Officer Keith R. Trietley, CMPD Public Affairs
Detective Shane Page was shot and seriously injured while conducting a VCAT operation in which they were attempting to arrest a subject for armed robbery warrants. Detective Page was able to return fire and wound the suspect.
Detectives Michaud and Towe placed their lives in danger and were able to help Detective Page get to safety. Detective Towe, Deputy Garrison, Deputy Garrison, and Lieutenant Blevins provided cover while Detective Michaud and Detective Koeck brought Detective Page outside to safety and to render emergency aid.
Detectives Koeck, Michaud and Sergeant Winterhalter provided emergency aid to Detective Page while waiting for an ambulance.
Everyone on scene displayed exceptional bravery and valor.