BREAKING: US cop shot in the face during ambush in second police shooting
The 46-year-old St. Louis Police Department (SLPD) sergeant was sat in a police vehicle in traffic when his attacker drove up alongside him and shot him twice - once in the face and once in the jaw - according to police officials.
The officer was taken to a local hospital for treatment and remains in a critical condition.
At a press conference, Police Chief Sam Dotson, said: “Fortunately, for the blessing of God, the officer is going to survive tonight.”
The gunman has not yet been apprehended and police are still searching for him.
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