Police Officer Killed

Julio Cortez/AP Photo

Jersey City Police Chief Robert Cowan, right, talks while standing next to Mayor Steven Fulop during a news conference talking about an early morning shooting which lead to a suspect and a Jersey City Police Department officer killed, Sunday, July 13, 2014, in Jersey City, N.J. Officer Melvin Santiago was shot in the head while still in his police vehicle as he and his partner responded to an armed robbery call at about 4.a.m., Fulop said. The Mayor said officers responding to the robbery call shot and killed the man who shot Santiago.

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