MISSOURI (KFVS) - Missouri Governor Eric Greitens responded to the death of a police officer out of Kansas City on Wednesday.
Clinton Police Officer Christopher Ryan Morton, 30, was shot and killed in the line of duty on Tuesday, March 6. Two other officers were injured.
The governor issued the following statement,
Troopers from Troops A and D with the Missouri State Highway Patrol as well as investigators of drug and crime control and major crash investigation unit are assisting the Clinton Police Department and Henry County Sheriff's Department after the shooting.