Photo/Story Gallery 2009

Troopers Rescue Abuse Victim

Troopers Moore and McCormickOn June 18, a call came into the Ft. Myers Regional Communications Center advising of a domestic violence incident in progress. Callers reported that a white Ford SUV was traveling northbound on Interstate 75 and the front passenger was striking the driver.

When the driver stopped the vehicle and attempted to run away, the passenger chased her down and forced her back into the vehicle and continued travelling northbound.

Troopers Richard Moore and Sean McCormick were able to stop the vehicle. They arrested and booked the suspect into the Hillsborough County Jail for Domestic Battery, Aggravated Assault With a Firearm and False Imprisonment.

Pictured: Troopers Richard Moore and Sean McCormick