VIDEO: Shooting of El Paso Police Officer Connected to 2 Bodies Found

Two bodies found at separate locations Tuesday are linked to the shooting of an El Paso Police officer in the Lower Valley Monday night, according to police, reports KVIA.

Police say the man, whose identity has not been released, shot the officer last night, then allegedly killed the woman in the home, and then committed suicide.

El Paso Police say someone in a passing car shot an officer as he made a traffic stop just before 9 p.m. Monday. The officer is in stable condition.