More details are coming out about the shooting of a police officer in Auburn early Sunday morning, and a subsequent shootout nearby which left the suspect dead.
Auburn Police Officer Ronald Tarentino was shot while responding to a traffic stop around 12:30 a.m. Sunday. Police identified the shooter as 35-year-old Jorge Zambrano, who was later killed during a confrontation with police in an apartment duplex in Oxford Sunday night.
Zambrano had a criminal record which included two prison sentences on drug charges, and an arrest for assault and battery of a police officer.
- "A suspect in the shooting death of an Auburn police officer has died in a shootout with the Massachusetts State Police after an hours-long manhunt, officials said in a press conference Sunday evening."
This segment aired on May 23, 2016.