Police Officer Killed After Kansas City Shooting, Suspects At Large
by Tyler Durden
Jul 19, 2016 6:28 PM
Update: Trauma surgeon: Officer in Kansas City, Kansas, who was shot by suspects in earlier shooting has died, AP reports.
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Another day, another police officer shot. Moments ago KSHB reoprted that A Kansas City police officer has been shot, according to the police chief. Chief Terry Zeigler tweeted that an officer had been shot at 22nd and Haskell.
We have an officer shot at 22nd & Haskell. Start prayers, unknown condition.
— Terry Zeigler (@KCKPDChief) July 19, 2016
According to a local report the officer was responding to a driveby shooting. A chase ensued and suspects emerged from a vehicle and shot the officer.
According to police, officers responded to a shots fired call at about 1:30 p.m. at Second and Edgerton. One person was taken into custody.