• DA: Police officer made up story about being shot

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    CHALFONT, Pa. - A Bucks County police officer is accused of making up a story about being shot.

    Authorities said Officer Jon Cousin from Chalfont radioed from the scene Monday and said he pulled over a suspicious vehicle. Cousin said the driver fired shots and his bullet proof vest saved his life.

    The Bucks County District Attorney called the report a lie and said the bullet in Cousin’s vest matched a weapon that belongs to the officer.

    Cousin is now facing a number of charges including filing a false police report and disorderly conduct.

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