Girlfriend of man accused of shooting police sergeant faces charges

Posted at: 08/02/2013 5:34 PM
Updated at: 08/02/2013 6:15 PM

The girlfriend of the Rochester man accused of shooting a police sergeant is now facing charges.

According to the Monroe County District Attorney's Office, Tiarra Feliciano is charged with hindering prosecution during a double homicide on Central Avenue in June. Officials say Felicano, the girlfriend of Ralph Strong Jr, who is charged in connection with that double homicide, was a witness to the homicide. Officials say she had picked up Strong Jr. a short distance from the scene and didn't turn him into police.

Strong Jr. is charged in connection with that double homicide and aggravated assault on a police officer, attempted murder, assault and reckless endangerment in an incident that happened three days after.