Authorities say the gunman shot and killed a police officer during a traffic stop in the small California town of Newman about 100 miles (160 kilometers) southeast of San Francisco.
Sheriff’s officials say 33-year-old Newman police officer Ronil Singh had called in the traffic stop early Wednesday and reported shots fires a few minutes later. Ground and air units were searching for the suspect based on surveillance photos taken at a convenience store shortly before the attack
Authorities say they are looking for a man who shot and killed a police officer in California.
The Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department said Newman police Officer Ronil Singh was conducting a traffic stop early Wednesday in the town of Newman when he called out “shots fired” over his radio.