| 5 October 2022, Wednesday |

Two German police officers killed during routine traffic stop

Police Authorities in southwestern Germany said that two German police officers were fatally shot early Monday morning during a routine traffic stop.

Police were searching for the suspects, who fled the scene, police in the state of Rhineland-Palatinate said in a statement.

It is not clear which direction the suspects fled in, said police, who also did not have a description available of the escape vehicle or the suspects.

  • Reuters