Cop Killer Manhunt
POSTED: Monday, November 30, 2009 - 12:45pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, February 17, 2010 - 3:25pm
Manhunt underway for suspected Washington cop killer...
A manhunt is on for a the suspect wanted for shooting four police officers in Washington State Sunday.
Authorities call it the worst shooting of law enforcement in Washington State's history.
Four officers were ambushed as they reviewed police reports and got ready for work on Sunday.
Detectives at the scene are still mapping out that crime scene on Sunday at a coffee house.
While a block away mourners are leaving cards, flowers and stuffed animals for the fallen officers.
All of this while police continue to search for their suspect.
He's been identified as 37 year old Maurice Clemmons.
Police have been tracking leads since the shooting Sunday.
A tip lead authorities to a house in the Seattle area but authorities were unable to locate him there.
He should be considered armed and dangerous, they say he is probably injured himself.
That's according to the Pierce County Sheriff's Office, which say's one of the murdered officers was able to return fire before being killed on Sunday.
Again detectives are searching for 37 year old Maurice Clemmons and authorities are now offering a reward of $120,000 for information leading to his arrest.
Police have alerted students in the University of Washington area in Seattle to be on the look out for the suspect remembering that he is armed and dangerous.