Police were called to a home Wednesday, Nov. 30th around 4 p.m. for a domestic disturbance. An 8 year old boy and 11 year old girl were held hostage inside of the home.
The two officers called for backup shortly after. Shots from the home were fired immediately after the back up arrived. The suspect shot the officer several times with a shot gun.
The male officer, whom they have not named, was taken to a hospital to undergo emergency surgery. He was pronounced dead at 9:13 p.m.
The community is mourning the loss of one of their Police officers today. Read more at Fox News.