Florence police looking for person who allegedly made comments about a “copycat” officer-involved shooting

Florence police looking for person who allegedly made comments about a “copycat” officer-involved shooting
Florence police are looking to identify this person for comments allegedly made about threatening law enforcement. (Source: Florence Police Department) (TIMOTHY MATHEWS)

FLORENCE, SC (WMBF) – Florence police are looking to identify a man who allegedly made threats to harm law enforcement in a “copycat” shooting like the one at Vintage Place on Oct. 3 where one police officer was killed and other law enforcement officers were injured.

According to a press release, the man in the photo was riding in the truck seen below. The passenger in that vehicle is wanted for questioning in reference to the alleged comments that were reportedly made on Oct. 4.

Florence police are looking to identify the passenger who was riding in this truck. (Source: Florence Police Department)
Florence police are looking to identify the passenger who was riding in this truck. (Source: Florence Police Department) (Florence Police Department)

Anyone with information is asked to contact the Florence Police Department at (843) 665-3191 or Crime Stoppers at (888) CRIME-SC.

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