Information released by the Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office says that early Tuesday 6/8/10, Boca Raton Officer Shannon Wendlick tried to stop a vehicle. When she approached the car, it backed up and attempted to strike her. Also, investigators say that an occupant of the vehicle pointed a handgun at the Wendlick. According to the arrest report Wendlick shot Rosario several times.
Rosario, who is being held in the Palm Beach County jail on $310,000 bond, told investigators that they were in a stolen Jeep and had planned to rob a house in Boca Raton.
Officer Wendlick is on administrative leave pending the outcome of the shooting