Transcript for Alaska Police Search for Man Who Allegedly Shot Cop
Next tonight to be officers targeted at a California Starbucks the gunman in body armor pulling out an assault weapon here's ABC's Neal Karlinsky. In the Lake Tahoe California tonight the dramatic surveillance video officers with guns drawn she sing a man they say tried to attack them at a Starbucks. The rifles at another episode of Barbara. Police say the man was wearing body armor and had a handgun and an assault type rifle on him the gun apparently jamming as he approached. Or 41 year old soon resident. The period in the doorway and attempted to assassinate the officers including assault welcome. Poll was a person of interest in the shooting of his two year old son injured earlier that day also Sunday another officer ambushed Sargent Allan Brandt in Fairbanks Alaska he's responding to a call of shots fired when he sees the man on the right walking towards him suddenly the man rushes in front of the patrol car with a gun raised shooting the eleven year veteran tonight the search is on for this man described by police as a twenty year old Alaskan native. In Alaska Sargent brand is in serious condition and lucky to be alive this year already the number of officers shot and killed on the job. Is up more than 50% from last year.
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