Missouri Police Officer Shot And Killed During Traffic Stop

Credit Missouri State Highway Patrol

The driver fired at Michael, who was able to return fire, then the suspect drove away, crashed and fled on foot, Lowe said. The suspect then exited his auto again and fled on foot.

"Our thoughts and prayers are with the family, friends and colleagues of fallen Clinton, Missouri Police Officer Gary Michael", the Secret Service tweeted out. Authorities did not know whether he was wounded.

Ian McCarthy, 39, was named a person of interest in the shooting.

Missouri Highway Patrol Sgt. Bill Lowe says officers are looking for 39-year-old Ian McCarthy of Clinton.

Michael had only been on the force for one year.

Michael was rushed to a local hospital and subsequently succumbed to his gunshot wounds.

Originally, Lowe said they were trying to find McCarthy because his auto was involved in the traffic stop.

Lowe says the driver of a Dodge Nitro got out of the vehicle during the traffic stop and started shooting. "(Michael) was heroic right to the end.

"The time signature for this footage is consistent with Officer Michael's murder".

Radio dispatch audio offers insight into the chaos that followed the fatal shooting of Clinton, Missouri, police Officer Gary Michael. "You want to make sure you keep your distance but contact us". Every traffic stop yields its own issues sometimes.

'He has already made one killing and decided that's in his mindset. The traffic stop, near Clinton, about 75 miles (120 kilometers) southeast of Kansas City, involved a registration violation, Lowe said. Anyone with information about his whereabouts is asked to call 911.

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