Suspect Shoots at Pasco Sheriff’s Deputies
No one was injured and the man was charged with attempting to murder a law enforcement officer, the Pasco Sheriff’s Office said.
PORT RICHEY – Deputies were shot at Friday (Aug. 26) while serving a search warrant on a father and son in a Port Richey home, according to the Pasco Sheriff’s Office.
Kalamo Kamu Sr., 61, and Kalamo Kamu Jr., 34, of 8020 Congress St., Port Richey, were arrested. Kamu Sr. was charged with attempted murder of a law enforcement officer, felon in possession of a firearm, possession of cocaine and possession of a controlled substance, deputies said. Kamu Jr. was charged with felon in possession of a firearm, possession of cocaine, possession of a controlled substance, three counts of sale and possession of crack cocaine within 1,000 feet of a child care facility, six counts of unlawful use of a two-way communication device and three counts of trafficking in crack cocaine.
Deputies said that, as they were coming through the door at the Congress Street address, the senior Kamu fired at least one round at them. No one was injured. Deputies seized three shotguns, a Sig Sauer .380 and $6,000. The total amount of crack cocaine seized during this investigation was 203 grams.
For information about the Pasco sheriff, go to pascosheriff.com.
Photos courtesy of the Pasco Sheriff’s Office.
Pasco Sheriff | Deputy Shooting | Arrests | Crime | Port Richey | Tampa Bay Reporter
#PascoSheriff #DeputyShooting #Arrests #Crime #PortRichey #TampaBayReporter