Is it open season on law enforcement?
Via 10 News
The community of Tarpon Spring is mourning the loss of TSPD officer, 45-year-old Charles “Charlie K” Kondek who was shot and killed on Sunday morning.
The shooting occurred around 3 a.m. on December 21, at Glen’s Eureka Apartments on Grand Boulevard in Tarpon Springs. Police were originally called out for a noise ordinance complaint as the suspect was banging on residential doors. When police arrived the suspect shot Kondek and then attempted to flee in a vehicle, but crashed his car into a pole and then a truck at Athens and Cross Street.[…]
Parilla has been arrested and charged with one count of first degree murder. He is described by deputies as a transient.
Charles “Charlie K” Kondek served the city of Tarpon Springs as a sworn law enforcement officer for 17 years, many of which were on the midnight shift. Originally from New York, he had previously served for over 5 years as a NYPD officer before moving to Florida.