Cops: Ex-con back in jail after shooting parole officer

Cops say an ex-con is back in jail after confessing to shooting his parole officer in Brooklyn.Police say 50-year-old Robert Morales shot the officer in

BROOKLYN - Cops say an ex-con is back in jail after confessing to shooting his parole officer in Brooklyn.

Police say 50-year-old Robert Morales shot the officer in the right shoulder with a handgun just before 7 p.m yesterday.

According to authorities, Morales was released in 2002 after he was arrested multiple times for burglary, arson, murder and a fire bombing that killed a boy and injured two others.

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