殺害されたシカゴ警察官の兄弟が致命的な銃撃の後に声を上げる: 'God took the wrong kid'

フランス語, 29, サウスサイドのウェストエングルウッド地区での交通停止中に少なくとも1人の容疑者と銃撃戦を交わした際に、殺害され、別の警官が重傷を負った。. During the course of the investigation, Chicago police Supt. David Brown said a male passenger opened fire on police, and the officers returned fire.

The second officer, a male who’s worked for the department for the past six years, remained hospitalized in critical condition.

CHICAGO POLICE IDENTIFIES ‘HERO’ OFFICER KILLED DURING TRAFFIC STOP: ‘WE WILL #NEVERFORGET’

(Ella French, 29. シカゴ警察)

日曜日に, Andrew French, an Iraq War veteran, said her younger sister hadalways been a person of integrity,” シカゴトリビューンによると.

She’s always done the right thing even when nobody’s looking,” 彼は言った. “She’s always believed in people and believed in doing the right thing. … She’s always believed in taking care of people that can’t take care of themselves.

フランス語, a three-and-a-half-year veteran of the force, was the first Chicago police officer fatally shot in the line of duty since Lightfoot took office in 2019, 報告された論文. She and the officer who was critically wounded were members of the community safety team, formed under Brown last summer to respond to crime hot spots.

Andrew French said her sister, even prior to joining the force, wanted to give people therapy or social services – over additional jail time.

She was the epitome of a good Samaritan,” 彼女の兄弟 told the Tribune. “And she was the best sister. It didn’t matter what I was going through or how hard things were hitting me, she was always there.

And I was proud of her, I’m still proud of her. Like this is — God took the wrong kid,” 彼が追加した.

CHICAGO SHOOTING LEAVES 1 POLICE OFFICER DEAD, ANOTHER WOUNDED; 3 SUSPECTS NABBED: レポート

French was one of three officers inside a Chicago police car around 9 午後. Saturday conducting a traffic stop on another vehicle with three occupants.

One of the suspects was struck by the officers’ return fire during the shooting and was taken to the hospital. A second suspect was also into custody at that time.

The third suspect, a female, was captured early Sunday.

So far in 2021, ブラウンは言った 38 officers have been shot at, そのうちの, 11 were struck by gunfire. 昨年, 79 officers were shot at or shot, which represented a 500% increase from 2019.

Despite the shock, grief, pain, and sorrow we feel this morning, our brothers and sisters in blue put this uniform on each and every day,” Brown said at a 記者会見 日曜日. “They go to work risking everything to serve the people of Chicago. They come to work willing to run toward danger. Toward gunfire. And they’re willing to sacrifice their lives to save the lives of perfect strangers.

フォックス・ニュース’ Danielle Wallace contributed to this report