'He collapsed to the ground,' a neighbor says of wounded officer carried out of shooting scene
Karen Conroy who lives a few houses away from the shooting scene recounted what she saw and heard last night when Clinton Police Officer Christopher Morton was killed, and two other officers were injured while responding to a disturbance call.
During a Saturday press conference. Kelli Bailiff, of the Wyandotte County Sheriff's Department, and Terry Zeigler, KCK police chief, spoke about the two deputies who were killed Friday while transporting an inmate.
“This officer died to save us and to protect us, “ said Mary Anne Sause, of Louisburg, Kan., who came to the scene of Friday’s shooting to honor the deceased Wyandotte County Sheriff’s deputy. A second deputy died overnight.
During a news conference Saturday morning, Kansas City, Kan., Mayor David Alvey spoke about the two Wyandotte County Sheriff's deputies who were shot Friday while transporting an inmate. Patrick Rohrer and Theresa King were both killed.
A witness' video of the downtown Kansas City police shooting shows three officers arriving on scene. Police said one suspect was armed with a gun. At least two officers appear to fire, killing both of the men on the Barney Allis Plaza.
Wyandotte County Sheriff's office Capt. Kelli Bailiff and Kansas City, Kan. chief of police Terry Ziegler brief media on the shooting Friday morning at the Wyandotte County courthouse. One deputy died and another is in critical condition.