San Juan, PR. – Three police officers have been killed and a fourth was injured today after a carjacking suspect opened fire.
Authorities say two of the officers were shot and a third was run over and killed. A fourth officer was injured during the incident, their condition is unknown.
The tragic incident occurred in the tourist district of Isla Verde on a busy highway. Although details are limited, reports are that an unknown suspect carjacked a woman and opened fired on officers when he was stopped.
A lone suspect is still at large, and no further information was available.
The officers names have not been released. The FBI is collaborating with local police.
Our thoughts and prayers go out to the officers families, department, and community.