San Antonio Cop Fatally Shot While Giving Out Traffic Ticket

iStock/Thinkstock(SAN ANTONIO, TX) —  A San Antonio police officer was shot and killed while writing a traffic ticket, according to Police Chief William McManus.

The chief said that a person pulled up behind the squad car in a vehicle, stepped out from the car and shot the officer who was writing a ticket twice, once in the head.

The shooter then drove off.

The officer who was killed was a 20-year-veteran of the force, according to McManus.

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