74-year-old Frederick “Fred” Hopkins has been recognized by authorities as the person accused of capturing a number of cops in Florence, South Carolina.
Hopkins opened hearth on seven regulation enforcement officers Wednesday (Oct. 3), killing Terrence Carraway, a beloved officer and household man who had simply celebrated 30 years with the Florence Police Division.
Authorities stated Hopkins rained gunfire on the cops from two businesses, killing Carraway and wounding six others, from a perch inside his house close to Florence, South Carolina. Police had been there to serve a search warrant for a 27-year-old one that was accused of sexually assaulting a foster baby on the house.
Fred Hopkins, additionally recognized as Frederick Hopkins, was taken to the hospital as a result of he fell and hit his head on the scene, and has not been in a position to communicate with police. He’s the husband of Cheryl Turner-Hopkins, a outstanding divorce lawyer within the Florence space. Hopkins himself is a disbarred lawyer.