Officer Involved in Glastonbury Shooting

Glastonbury police scene

An officer was involved in a shooting on Weir Street in Glastonbury, state police said.

State Police and Middletown Police said they were conducting a narcotics investigation when 23-year-old Christopher Haralambous backed into a trooper.  At that point a Middletown police officer shot Haralambous in the leg.

Both the suspect and the trooper were taken to Hartford Hospital with non-life threatening injuries.

Haralambous faces charges including assault on a peace officer and reckless endangerment.  He's due in Hartford Superior Court Tuesday.

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