Accused Cop Killer Does Not Enter Plea
A 23-year-old man suspected of killing a Red Bluff police officer entered no plea at a court appearance in New Hamshire.
Andrew Hampton McCrae was ordered held without bail pending a preliminary hearing December 26th. McCrae was arrested Tuesday morning at a hotel in New Hampshire.
He told a newspaper reporter shortly before his surrender that he killed police officer David Mobilio last week to draw attention to police brutality.
A man identifying himself as McCrae also confessed in two letters posted on the Internet.
About five-thousand people attended Mobilio´s memorial service Tuesday in Red Bluff. He´s the first Red Bluff officer ever killed in the line of duty.