The man who allegedly shot a Folcroft police officer seven times on Friday morning and opened fire on a second officer is under arrest.
The officer who was shot is identified as 25-year-old Officer Christopher Dorman. He is hospitalized and in critical condition, but stable.
The suspect is identified as Donte Brooks Island, aka Abdul Wahi. He is charged with two counts of attempted murder, aggravated assault and other related offenses.
Action News was there Friday as Island was taken to a patrol car. He is currently being held on a $1 million bail.
Island was recently released fro prison after serving time for drug and firearms violations, District Attorney Jack Whelan said.
The shooting took place behind an apartment complex in the 1500 block of Elmwood Street around 10 a.m. Friday.
Authorities say Dorman was dispatched to the location for a report of a man who was possibly dealing drugs.
Dorman arrived on the scene and confronted Island, police say. There was a struggle and Island allegedly drew his weapon and shot Dorman seven times.