The Associated Press, quoting Mac Allen Police Chief, reported that two police officers were killed in a shooting in McAllen, Texas.
An unknown assailant shot policemen who arrived at an apartment building after an emergency call. The two policemen were taken to a hospital in the city, where they later died of their wounds. The shooter committed suicide when another police squad arrived.
“We lost two brave public servants who only sought to maintain peace in our city.” The identity of the shooter has not been revealed at the moment, and the investigation is underway.