Bio & Incident Details
Tour: 13 years
Badge # S-645
Weapon: Officer's handgun
Offender: Not available
Sergeant Michael Acri was shot and killed during a struggle with a man after responding to a call of a man threatening a woman with a knife at 9th Street and E Street, NE.
Upon their arrival, officers placed the woman under arrest for destruction of property. While talking to the male suspect the man suddenly attacked the officers and a struggle ensued. The suspect was able to gain control of Sergeant Acri's weapon and shot him in the chest and another officer in the leg.
Sergeant Acri had served with the Metropolitan Police Department for 13 years. He was survived by his wife and three children.