1 Chicago officer killed, 1 wounded in traffic stop shooting

Chicago police say a 29-year-old female officer died and a second was seriously wounded in an exchange of gunfire during a traffic stop.
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CHICAGO (AP) — Chicago police say a 29-year-old female officer died and a second was seriously wounded in an exchange of gunfire during a traffic stop. Police say the shooting happened late Saturday. The officers pulled over a vehicle carrying two men and a woman, and one of the men shot at the officers who returned fire.

One of the male suspects was also wounded. Chicago police first deputy superintendent Eric Carter says a female officer died at a hospital. The unidentified officer was the first female officer fatally shot on the job in 33 years. Chicago Police Supt. David Brown said Sunday that the other officer is in critical condition. All three suspects are in custody.

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