Lake Elsinore, Calif. – Oct. 8, 2016 – Tim Sheridan, the California Democratic Party’s candidate in the 42nd Congressional District, shared his thoughts tonight about Saturday’s tragic shooting in Palm Springs.
”Our neighbors in Palm Springs have lost two brave police officers,” said Sheridan. “Our prayers and thoughts go out to the families of Officer Lesley Zerebny and Officer Jose “Gil” Gilbert Vega. We’re deeply saddened by their tragic loss. Our best wishes also go out to the family and friends of a third officer who was wounded today and we hope for a speedy recovery.”
Sheridan went on to say, “I give thanks for the brave men and women that put their lives on the line everyday in performance of their duties as public servants protecting our communities. We are proud of all of our law enforcement officers. We’re grateful for their service and we appreciate the sacrifice they make on our behalf.”