BREAKING: Suspect in standoff with police after officer shot DEAD on routine call-out
The male officer was responding to a domestic incident in Tacoma, Washington, when he was shot. Authorities have confirmed he died after being taken to Tacoma General Hospital.
The first gunshots were heard at around 5.15pm (00.15 GMT) local time and were followed by a series of further shots at around 7.30pm.
Police were able to get adults and children out of the house near East E Street and East 52nd Street following the shooting but the suspect has barricaded himself inside the house.
Kristi Croskey was in the house when the shooting took place but authorities were able to get her out of... read more
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