Transcript for 2 Officers Killed in Shootout; Suspect Dead
Gun violence has taken the lives of two police detectives in Santa Cruz California. The cops were killed in a shoot out while they were investigating sexual assault the suspected shooter was later killed by after while being chased by police. One of the dead officers was a 28 year veteran of the other had fourteen years with the department. -- in the contact the suspect. Whose name was -- who at 835. Year old male resident. An altercation. Ensued between the detectives. Call for assistance when -- Numerous ways as all of our organizations arrived on scene. We put together a multi agency team to secure the area they attempt to find the suspect. She's -- and I were just arriving on the scene first teams. Went out in an active -- very active shooter search pattern. Countered leg. Short chase ensued. Gunfire was exchanged between delay and he's right sheriff deputies. And police -- -- was killed at city.
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