Transcript for Chicago Cop Kills Father After Motorcycle Accident
Christopher Middleton a 26 year old -- would father is remembered tonight his loved ones -- messages expressing their love and sorrow. Now that he -- Chris was a great father he was -- terrible. Never man hours happy we're Gusmao on his face he was the father of four year old -- -- -- Middleton last night Maywood police say the group. Darted into the street as an off duty Chicago police officer on his way home was riding his motorcycle on first avenue. Authorities say the officer -- just by trying to avoid the girl but the motorcycle -- -- anyway. The Middleton family says the -- was crossing the street with an eighteen year old cousin to join her parents at a nearby restaurant. Her face was like scared scared in those zones in the skipped off for the side -- -- -- So -- a lot of pain right now once the girl was injured relatives say her father and eighteen adult relatives went to -- of course so while the would be upset. You know -- mean that at the initial reaction of us in this house in this condition and he confronted -- You know they go into a confrontation. -- police say the men attacked the 43 year old police officer an eight year veteran on the force. Authorities say he identified himself as a police officer before firing the deadly shots the facts in dispute. He never let anyone know that he was Austin until after he shot him. Middleton was transported to Loyola university medical center where he was pronounced dead less than a half hour later. His family wants the officer to be held responsible for the shooting. We just -- just as the --
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