DEA agent killed, two different regulation officers shot on Amtrak prepare in Tucson


One regulation enforcement officer was killed and two others injured throughout a taking pictures on an Amtrak prepare in Tucson, Arizona on Monday, cops stated.

The Sunset Limited Train 2 was touring from Los Angeles to New Orleans when it arrived in Tucson round 7:40 a.m. native time, an Amtrak spokesman instructed The Post.

Two DEA brokers had been conducting a routine inspection of the prepare for something suspicious whereas it was stopped when a person started firing on the officers, in response to the Tucson Police Department.

Police had detained one suspect for questioning when a second man started taking pictures on the DEA officers earlier than barricading himself in an space of the prepare.

Police fired again and finally discovered the gunman lifeless within the toilet, apparently as a consequence of a gunshot from an officer

Police at the scene of the fatal shooting at an Amtrak train in Tucson.
Police on the scene of the deadly taking pictures at an Amtrak prepare in Tucson.
Evan Courtney by way of AP

The two DEA officers had been shot, killing one and leaving one other in crucial situation at an area hospital. A Tucson police officer was additionally shot and hospitalized with accidents and is in secure however severe situation, police instructed The Post.

No names of any of the officers or suspects concerned have been launched at the moment.

Amtrak stated there have been 137 passengers and 11 crew members aboard the prepare on the time of the taking pictures, none of which had been injured. All had been evacuated to the Tucson prepare station after it occurred.

Amtrak stated it’s involved with investigators relating to the incident.