48-year-old police officer of new York Miosotis Name, who was on duty, was murdered by an unknown attacker, who approached the police car where she was, and fired several bullets in the side window.
Name which 12 years were in the police, brought with a gunshot wound to the head in a Saint Barnabas hospital, Bronx, where the woman soon died, writes 5 July, the news service of ABC News.
During convened on this sad occasion of the press conference the head of the police Department of new York James O’neill called the incident «unprovoked attack.» He stressed that the police are heavily patrolling the area since March this year in connection with the escalation of criminal activity.
The article States that injured another man – a passerby who got one of the bullets fired by the criminal. He was taken to hospital with a mild injury, not life-threatening.