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Suspect dead after wounding 3 Kansas City officers

Suspect dead after wounding 3 Kansas City officers

A third officer was shot while searching for the suspect, who barricaded himself inside a home less than a mile (1.6 kilometers) from the motel, The Kansas City Star reported.

Three officers in Kansas City who were shot Sunday are all expected to survive, Police Chief Rick Smith said.

The authorities then began looking for the person of interest in the area of 30th and Topping about an hour later and a standoff ensued.

Police spokesman Sgt. Jacob Becchina said the first two officers were shot during an undercover operation at a motel less than 2 miles from Kauffman Stadium, where the Kansas City Royals baseball team plays.

- Kansas City Police (@kcpolice) July 15, 2018An additional (3rd officer) was struck by gunfire and was taken to the hospital. In all, three officers were injured and the potential suspect was killed, the report said. "Our officers then engaged with the person that they were trying to surveil and there was gunfire", Smith told reporters. He was shot and taken into custody. According to police, there was an exchange of gunfire when the shooting suspect was found.

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Koppu was fatally shot on July 6 in the back during a suspected attempted robbery at a restaurant where he worked in the U.S. state of Missouri.

Authorities tracked down the shooting suspect.

Both directions of I-70 are now currently open.

Three Kansas City Police officers are in the hospital after a shooting this afternoon. Police are not searching for any other suspects.

The third officers condition is unknown at this time. These public servants risked their lives to pursue justice for our murdered student, Sharath Koppu.


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