One policeman killed, another injured as a result of the detention of the suspect in Louisiana

One officer dead, another in critical condition after a shooting in the town of Barton Rouge, Louisiana. It is reported that after serious resistance, the suspect was taken into custody.

Don Coppola, a spokesman of police Department of Baton Rouge, said the officers involved in the operation were members of his Department. According to the chief of police Barton Rouge Murphy Sex, the suspect was a 36-year-old Ronnie town, which provided resistance during the detention. Four hours the police along with a SWAT team tried to arrest Kato, who had barricaded himself in his house. Between law enforcement officials and criminal there was shooting before he was taken into custody, writes Fox News.

Police did not immediately identify the injured officers, but it was reported that the deceased officer was an experienced police officer who has served in law enforcement for 21 years. Paul said that the wounded COP, who, in his words, «fought for his life» in the regional medical center, has seven years of experience in the police.

After the arrest of Kato saw two ambulances accompanied by a police motorcade, which left the crime scene in the direction of the Regional medical center’s «Lady of the lake». Dozens of officers patrolled the hospital waiting for information about the condition of the wounded colleagues.