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1 California Officer Killed, 1 Wounded by Barricaded Suspect

March 10, 2018  | 

A Pomona, CA police officer who was shot by a barricaded suspect has died, and a second officer also injured during the unfolding incident is in stable condition, officials said Saturday.

Fire officials responded to an apartment complex in the 1400 block of South Palomares Street about 9:30 p.m. Friday, where shots rang out, video from the scene showed.

About 11:35 p.m. Pomona Police Chief Michael Olivieri tweeted that two officers were shot and the scene was still active.

SWAT, as well as Los Angeles County Sheriff's Department officials, also responded to the scene.

About 1:35 a.m. Olivieri reported that one of the officers did not survive, while the second was listed in stable condition, KTLA reports.


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Larry Romero @ 3/10/2018 8:41 AM

Prayers for the fallen officer and his family. Prayers for the officers and staff of the Pomona Police Department.
Larry Romero
Peer Support Member
Santa Clara Police Department

Jon Retired LEO @ 3/10/2018 12:46 PM

I would echo Larry Romero's words of comfort.

DEPUTYJJG @ 3/10/2018 4:52 PM

Dangerous times for all of us serving. I fear that this will be a year of tragedy. When will this senseless killing of our LEO's stop? Prayers to the families of these brave officers and to their colleagues. God bless you all. JJG

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