California shooting: Two cops killed; manhunt launched to nab accused

"Two officers dead, one injured in Palm Springs shooting; manhunt ongoing," the Palm Springs Police Officers Association said on Twitter.

AFP| Updated: Oct 09, 2016, 06:02 AM IST
California shooting: Two cops killed; manhunt launched to nab accused

California: Two US police officers were killed and one injured Saturday after a shooting in Palm Springs, according to the southern California city's police union.

"Two officers dead, one injured in Palm Springs shooting; manhunt ongoing," the Palm Springs Police Officers Association said on Twitter.

An "active scene" was unfolding in Palm Springs near the intersection of North Sunrise Way and East Racquet Club Road, according to police.