Does punishment fit the crime in fatal shooting by police officer?
Jurors in the Daniel Harmon-Wright murder trial visited the scene last week of the shooting of Patricia Ann Cook. The 12-member jury recommended a 36-month sentence in the fatal shooting.
Posted: Tuesday, February 5, 2013 12:00 am
Updated: 5:54 am, Tue Feb 5, 2013.
The former Culpeper Police Officer found guilty of manslaughter and other charges last week in the Feb. 9, 2012 shooting death of a local homemaker will spend a maximum of three years in jail for the unlawful killing.
Some in the community feels Daniel Harmon-Wright, 33, got off lightly considering the final outcome for victim Patricia Ann Cook - shot in her cheek, arm, head and spine as she drove away on a public street.
Tuesday, February 5, 2013 12:00 am.
Updated: 5:54 am.