Sunday, January 29, 2012

Santa Maria Cop shot dead on duty by fellow officers 'arresting him for explicit sexual relationship with girl, 17'



An on-duty police officer who was under investigation for an alleged sexual relationship with a 17-year-old girl has been shot dead by fellow officers.

The 29-year-old cop, who worked for Santa Maria police in California, was killed as officers tried to arrest him while he manned a DUI checkpoint.

The motorcycle traffic officer, a newlywed who had been with the department for four years, was declared dead after emergency surgery. Read More