Police Chief Warren Evans said the officers and one suspect, who remains in custody, were taken to a hospital following the incident that happened about 3:30 a.m. Monday.
Evans said several shots were fired as officers approached the home. He said the slain officer, who has been on the job at least 12 years and has a 10-year-old son, was struck multiple times.
Four officers remain in temporary serious condition.
Evans and Mayor Dave Bing visited the slain officer’s widow at the hospital.
Police say a .45-caliber handgun and 1 pound of marijuana were recovered.
Source: Fox News AP