On Saturday evening, February 27, in the County of Prince George, near Washington, the police received a call about «domestic violence», the scene left a group of policemen.
According to the website edition of the Washington Post, the offender opened fire on police, killing officer Ashley Guindon, for which the departure was first involved in actual law enforcement operations.
Ashley Guindon previously registered in the reserve marine corps, was employed by the police on 26 February, the day before his death.
It is also reported about two wounded police officers. They are taken to hospital by helicopter.
It is known that during the incident one person was arrested.
According to The Washington Post, in a house where the police were called, a woman was killed. Law enforcement bodies this information has not yet commented.