Bio & Incident Details
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Incident Date: 9/19/1992
Weapon: Officer's handgun
Offender: Shot and killed
Police Officer Ira Weiner succumbed to gunshot wounds sustained two days earlier while responding to a domestic disturbance on West Mulberry Street.
As he entered the residence a subject attacked him with an ice pick, stabbing him over the left eye. The subject then grabbed Officer Weiner's service weapon from its holster and shot him in the head.
The subject then exchanged shots with other responding officers as they arrived on the scene. The suspect was shot several times and killed during the shootout.
Officer Weiner was transported to a local hospital where he remained on life support for two days. He was survived by his parents.