NEW BEDFORD, Mass. (MyFoxBoston.com) -- A New Bedford police officer was shot Friday night while executing a search warrant at an apartment on Davis Street.
Two men, Nathan Manuel-Jackson, 20, of New Bedford, and Thomas Scott, 34, of Mattapan, were charged in the incident.
Manuel-Jackson is charged with armed assault with intent to murder, assault and battery with a dangerous weapon, and discharging a firearm within 500-feet of a dwelling. Scott is charged with accessory after the fact and a firearm violation with one prior violent or drug crime.
Both men are also charged with unlawful carrying of a firearm and unlawful carrying of a loaded firearm. Three others were issued grand jury subpoenas.