Child abducted, shot and killed after police chase
Saturday, July 19, 2014 - 00:41
Kansas police say a young girl was shot and killed after she was abducted by a man who led police on a high speed chase. Linda So reports.
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A high speed chase ends tragically in Kansas Friday night.
Police say a man abducted a 5-year-old girl, and led police on a chase that ended in a shootout with officers.
The girl died and investigators are trying to figure out if a bullet from police or the suspect killed her.
SOUNDBITE: PATRICK KITCHENS, LEAVENWORTH POLICE CHIEF, SAYING:
"Anytime we have the loss of a small child, it's devastating. The officers are obviously adversely affected by this, our community is affected by this, and it's just devastating and we have a lot of work do to and we have a lot of attention to give to our officers as they struggle to deal with this."
The suspect was shot by police. He's expected to survive.
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