Police have identified Waco officer run down by drug suspect

Scene of incident.    (Photo: KCEN)

WACO - Officer William Graeber, 40, an 8 year veteran of the Waco Police Department was severely injured after a suspect ran him over while the officers were trying to serve a search warrant Tuesday morning. The suspect, identified by family as Kerry Bradley, 37, died at Baylor Scott & White Hillcrest after multiple officers fired shots at him. 

At 10:12 a.m., Drug Enforcement along with Waco SWAT were issuing a search warrant to a person in vehicle, according to Waco Police Sergeant Patrick Swanton.

During the stop, officers approached the White GMC Denali to get the suspect. However, the suspect accelerated and ran over the officer pinning him under the vehicle.

Other officers responded in defense by firing shots at the suspect.

Several officers helped to lift the SUV off the officer. First responders also assisted the suspect. READ ON

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