North Carolina police officer placed on leave after gun goes off, wounding driver who fled checkpoint

A North Carolina police officer has been placed on administrative leave after his gun went off and wounded a motorist who fled from a traffic checkpoint and led officers on a chase, authorities said. Tarboro police said in a news release that the motorist fled from the checkpoint on Sunday morning after the unidentified officer … Continue reading North Carolina police officer placed on leave after gun goes off, wounding driver who fled checkpoint