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Minn. Officer Stable After Being Ambushed

The AP via YellowBrix

December 15, 2009

WAUWATOSA, Wis. – Authorities in the Milwaukee suburb of Wauwatosa (wah-wah-TOH’-sah) have one suspect in custody and are still looking for another in the shooting of a police officer.

Minnesota Policing

Wauwatosa Police Chief Barry Weber says his officer was ambused. The 28-year-old suffered a gunshot wound to her abdomen as she was responding to reports of an armed robbery at a restaurant Sunday night.

Police say a 28-year-old Milwaukee man is in custody.

Investigators have recovered the gun used to shoot the officer, whose name has not been released. She had been with the force for three years. She’s in stable condition after surgery at Froedtert (FRAY’-dert) Memorial Lutheran Hospital.


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    Jonas

    over 4 years ago

    41204 Comments

    Speedy recovery and return to work!

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    mkiprotection

    over 4 years ago

    2384 Comments

    Get well soon sister.

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    trek112

    over 4 years ago

    1572 Comments

    Best wishes to the officer and a speedy recovery.

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    JP503

    over 4 years ago

    7620 Comments

    Speedy recovery officer

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    CaptainDan166

    over 4 years ago

    1884 Comments

    Great job & get well soon.

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    graske

    over 4 years ago

    138 Comments

    Great response and capture by her fellow professionals! Our prayers for a speedy recovery!

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    raidergal70

    over 4 years ago

    622 Comments

    I pray for the quick recovery...too much of these ambushes going on..we are having alot of them here in WA as well.

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    kcop1

    over 4 years ago

    124 Comments

    Hoping for a Speedy Recovery and harsh punishment for the one in custody.

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    HEYSARGE

    over 4 years ago

    16734 Comments

    In Custody!

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    Irishcop1961

    over 4 years ago

    46118 Comments

    Speedy recovery to the officer.

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    deputyroark

    over 4 years ago

    196 Comments

    God Bless, and Prayers..... Get well soon......

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    36TR

    over 4 years ago

    7568 Comments

    Best wishes for a full and speedy recovery!!!!

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    rsironron

    over 4 years ago

    5220 Comments

    Get well soon.

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    Anonymous

    over 4 years ago

    Speedy recovery.

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    184retired

    over 4 years ago

    3806 Comments

    Quick recovery officer...This is unbelievable...They talk about the war in Iraq and Afghanastan...WHAT ABOUT THE WAR HERE!!!!

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