General Crime

Maquoketa Police Sgt. Brendan Zeimet Shot in Ambush Caught on Tape-Watch Video Here

Click on Ad Below
1 Me and Mommy ad

Police dash cam footage catches the action as Maquoketa, Iowa, police officer Brendan Zeimet engages in a gun battle with a suspect, Aaron E. Scott earlier this month. Officer Zeimet was hit in the arm and later treated for his injuries. Scott suffered a non-lethal shot to leg before speeding away from the scene. He was later found dead from a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Sgt. Brendan Zeimet saw the suspect vehicle parked facing the wrong direction and stopped to investigate when Suspect Scott suddenly pulled out an SKS assault rifle.

Scott responded by shooting at least 14 times and as many as 19 times. At least seven of Scott’s shots penetrated his own truck door and five or six hit Sgt. Zeimet’s squad car, disabling it.

Watch Video Below

1 YB and waiver

Comment Advisement We welcome your thoughts, but for the sake of all readers, please refrain from the use of obscenities, personal attacks or racial slurs. All comments are subject to our terms of service and may be removed. Repeat offenders may lose commenting privileges.

Leave a Comment