Thanksgiving weekend didn't end well for us Tacoma residents. Yesterday, 4 Lakewood PD officers where shot and killed in a coffee shop. The suspect, a Maurice Clemmons is still at large.
Those of us who are, or were in the military, feel a special affinity to police officers. We're cut from similar pieces of cloth.
Here are several stories gleaned from the Seattle Times or Tacoma News Tribune:
Here's a running news blog of this heinous crime:
Apparently this guy was a repeat offender:
A short bio of the 4 officers: