El Departamento de Policía del condado de Montgomery dijo en una publicación de Facebook que su ex policía principal murió en su casa el Día de Acción de Gracias..
“Estamos muy entristecidos por la noticia que anuncia el fallecimiento del ex jefe Charles Moose.,” said current Montgomery Chief Marcus Jones. “He was a great leader and led our department through the D.C. sniper investigation, one of the most difficult crime sprees in our country’s history. We send condolences to his wife Sandy and all of his family and friends.”
John Allen Muhammad, luego 41, and Lee Boyd Malvo, 17 En el momento, terrorized the nation’s capital for more than three weeks in the fall of 2002, asesinato 10 people in random shootings. Muhammad was sentenced to death in 2009 and Malvo is serving life in prison.
Before overseeing the sniper case as chief in Montgomery County, Maryland, Moose became the first Black chief of police in Portland, Oregón, en 1993.