Officer from Wayne State University shot, Detroit police say

Officer from Wayne State University shot, Detroit police say

Early Wednesday morning Des Moines police held a press conference to discuss the attacks.

As he was escorted by officers outside the building late on Monday, McKane told reporters he had been involved in several custody battles. McManus said he doesn't believe the suspect has any relationship to the original motorist who was pulled over, and that no motive has been identified.

Chief McManus said after the arrest that this is "the person we believe is responsible for the cold and calculated murder of Detective Marconi".

Following the shooting of San Antonio Police Det.

Statistics say 58 police officers have been killed so far in 2016, which is on track to be the deadliest year for officers by gun violence since 2011.

"I've been through several custody battles and I was upset at the situation that I was in, and I lashed out at someone that didn't deserve it", McKane said. Police said a gunman drove up and parked behind Marconi's vehicle, approached his driver-side window and shot him twice in the head.

According to the affidavit, around the same time on Monday a worker at a tire rental business reported to police he worked and installed the rims and tires on a black Mitsubishi Galant for McKane weeks ago.

GROWING CONCERNSan Antonio Detective Benjamin Marconi was the 60th officer shot to death this year, compared with 41 in all of 2015, and the 20th to die in an ambush-style attack, compared with eight last year, Floyd said.

The shooting occurred at around 6:45 p.m. Tuesday and follows four recent incidents in which law enforcement officers were shot. He was released from the hospital Monday. "He was just doing his job, but he was targeted because he was a police officer", St. Louis Mayor Francis Slay said, according to KMOV-TV.

An officer with the Gladstone, Missouri, police department near Kansas City was shot, while the suspect was shot and killed. Police are calling it an ambush.

Four police officers were shot in three states during a 24 four hour period over the weekend. The video showed a man seen inside police headquarters four hours before the shooting and a auto leaving the scene, CNN affiliate KPRC reported.

"It's always hard, especially in this this day and age, where police are being targeted across the country", McManus said. The original motorist was questioned and released, McManus said.



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