1 Dead and Another Police Kissimmee Officer Injured At Central Florida

1 Dead and Another Police Kissimmee Officer Injured At Central Florida

Police say one cop was shot and executed and another was gravely harmed by gunfire while checking suspicious individuals in focal Florida. Three suspects are in care and a fourth is being looked for.

Kissimmee Police Chief Jeff O’Dell said at a news meeting early Saturday morning that officers Sam Howard and Matthew Baxter were checking individuals in a zone of Kissimmee known for tranquilize movement when they were shot. They didn’t have a chance to return fire.

“It appeared as though they were astounded,” O’Dell said.

O’Dell says Baxter passed on later in a healing center, and Howard was in genuine condition.

O’Dell said Baxter was a three-year veteran and Howard is a 10-year veteran, CBS associate WKMG reports. The two men are spouses and fathers.

“At this moment, as you can envision, (the families) are totally crushed and crushed,” O’Dell said.

President Trump tweeted early Saturday about the shooting, posting “we are with you!”

Experts in northern Florida say two cops have been shot in Jacksonsville.

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office said on its official Twitter site that two cops were shot in the west side of the city. The officers were reacting to an endeavored suicide call, JSO Director Mike Bruno disclosed to CBS offshoot WJAX.

No further subtle elements were accessible. The Twitter channel stated: *”We will refresh when we can.”

Fla. Gov. Rick Scott tweeted about the two shootings, composing that he was “devastated to know about the misfortune” of the Kissimmee officers. Abourt Jacksonville, he composed he was “supplicating” for the officers.

Authorities in northern Florida say two cops have been shot in Jacksonsville.

The Jacksonville Sheriff’s Office said on its official Twitter site that two cops were shot in the west side of the city. The officers were reacting to an endeavored suicide call, JSO Director Mike Bruno disclosed to CBS offshoot WJAX.

No further subtle elements were accessible. The Twitter channel stated: *”We will refresh when we can.”

Fla. Gov. Rick Scott tweeted about the two shootings, composing that he was “devastated to know about the misfortune” of the Kissimmee officers. Abourt Jacksonville, he composed he was “supplicating” for the officers.

1 Dead and Another Police Kissimmee Officer Injured At Central Florida was last modified: August 19th, 2017 by Rony Jack

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