Man Accused Of Shooting Yonkers Cop Arraigned In The Hospital

YONKERS, N.Y. (CBSNewYork) — The man accused of shooting a Yonkers police officer has been arraigned in his hospital bed.

Frank Valencia faces charges that include attempted murder.

suspect arraigned in shooting of yonkers cop Man Accused Of Shooting Yonkers Cop Arraigned In The Hospital

Frank Valencia. (Credit: Yonkers Police)

A second suspect — Jerry Reyes — remained behind bars on Thursday.

Police said both men were sitting in a car on Monday. Officer Kayla Maher was shot in the face when she approached the vehicle.

Valencia was struck when police fired back.

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