DEVELOPING: Pomona Police Officer Murdered, Second Shot

One officer was murdered and a second was wounded by a gunman.

Pomona, CA - One Pomona police officer was murdered and another was wounded after they were shot Friday night.

The incident started as a call for a barricaded subject at around 9:10 p.m. in an apartment complex in the 1400 block of Palomares Street, according to NBC4.

While on scene, one officer was fatally shot in the head and a second was shot and wounded.

The wounded officer is in stable condition.

After the shooting, the suspect remained barricaded and has not yet been taken into custody at the time of this writing.

A standoff with SWAT is ongoing.

UPDATE: Police announced around 2:30 p.m. that the suspect has been taken into custody.

Part of the gunfight was captured on video:

Our thoughts and prayers are with the family of the murdered officer and all of Pomona PD.

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korah3011
korah3011

Hey, I am not shaped like Beyonce, but I am not square either! Got it?... Yeah, I know what you meant, just kidding!. Now, when you are HIGH ON something whether is non habit forming as you claim it to be, you are still high on a non habit forming substance all the same. It is all right hommie, I ain't judging...whatever does it for ya!

davidebrwn
davidebrwn

I 'm sorry to hear about these LEO being Shot

Hi_estComnDenomn
Hi_estComnDenomn

@korah3011
You're not "on" weed. It's non-habit forming, square.

Hi_estComnDenomn
Hi_estComnDenomn

@LEO0301 nah, I'm high with my wife and we're watching the NCAA brackets. It's raining outside and we're eating pancakes. This is a great Sunday.

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