Transcript for Suspect identified in shooting of several officers
More than 100 officers rushed in to help their own. That it. With authorities there are no active shooter situation. Yeah I. The scene inside this Florence county South Carolina neighborhood where a nearby school was immediately locked down and residents asked to stay away. This really tans and see just sit here and just wait the officers were initially beer to serve a search warrant when the suspect inside a home with children refused to surrender. And started shooting. The standoff lasting for two hours and ending with self an officer shot one of them leader Dominic. The hospital. Today we lost. The good friend of mine. An officer that I've known for thirty years. Pray for these officers and the speedy recovery. The officer killed has been identified as parents caraway who just celebrated his thirtieth year on the force parade. Or the family. Who lost. The brave us. Police officer that I had to open them. According to the Associated Press authorities are identifying the suspect and 74 year old Frederick Hopkins. We're told a suspect eventually surrendered after speaking with the negotiator and the children he held hostage all LC. With her ABC news New York.
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