An India-origin police officer was shot dead in the California, US. The 33-year-old officer, Ronil Singh has been killed after being shot by an armed unidentified gunman. The incident took place when he was conducting a traffic stop.
He was immediately shifted to a local hospital where he was pronounced dead.
“A few moments later he called out ‘shots fired’ over the radio,” the Stanislaus County Sheriff’s Department said in a statement, which is leading the investigation.
“Multiple agencies responded to assist, and Singh was found at the scene with gunshot wounds.”
Further investigation is underway.