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Fran Chardo, District Attorney
Audio release of police radio traffic during the December 22nd, 2017 incident related to the exchange of gunfire between police and Ahmed El-Mofty. The Public is reminded to use discretion when listening to this audio.
Authorities are asking the public for any information they may have on Ahmed Aminamin El-Mofty, 51. El-Mofty shot at a Capitol Police officer at 3rd and Walnut Streets and then fired several shots at a PA State Trooper at Fifth and Strawberry Streets slightly wounding her. Later, with two handguns, he fired shots at officers at 17th and Mulberry Streets.
The District Attorney is the chief law enforcement officer in Dauphin County. The office is committed to ensuring the administration of justice by seeking punishment for violent criminals; rehabilitation for offenders who can benefit from established programs; and the prevention of crime in the county.
The District Attorney's office is committed to providing assistance and services to victims of crime who find themselves overwhelmed by their circumstances and the criminal justice system. Working together with the Dauphin County Victim Witness Assistance Program, we can answer questions and provide resources unique to crime victims.
Dauphin County District Attorney Ed Marsico wants Central Pennsylvania residents to educate themselves on the dangerous effects of designer drugs. To learn more click here.
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