Support for gun death officer

The US police officer who shot and killed Dubliner Andrew Hanlon last week is to receive counselling for emotional trauma.

5th July, 2008

The US police officer who shot and killed Dubliner Andrew Hanlon last week is to receive counselling for emotional trauma.

Rick Lewis, chief of police in Silverton in Oregon, confirmed Tony Gonzalez, who shot Hanlon, would receive counselling. ‘‘The officer has experienced a very traumatic incident as well. The taking of a life is very difficult to deal with emotionally,’’ Lewis said.

Gonzalez has been on administrative leave since the shooting...

Subscribe from just €1 for the first month!

Exclusive offers:

All Digital Access + eReader

Trial

€1

Unlimited Access for 1 Month

Get basic

*New subscribers only

You can cancel any time.

Annual

€200

€149 For the 1st Year

Unlimited Access for 1 Year

You can cancel any time.

Quarterly

€55

€42

90 Day Pass

You can cancel any time.

2 Yearly

€315

€248

Unlimited Access for 2 Years

You can cancel any time.

Team Pass

Get a Business Account for you and your team

Share this post

Related Stories

The year in review

Legacy Richie Oakley 1 year ago

Newsround: What Thursday’s papers say

Legacy Leanna Byrne 5 years ago

More cycle routes, expansion of Luas to Bray and new bus network proposed

Legacy Digital Desk 5 years ago