Two officers from the Lewisburg Police Department in West Virginia were shot while conducting a traffic stop on an SUV with a stolen plate from North Carolina. (story continues below video)
During the traffic stop, a red Chevrolet truck pulled over as well.
As the officers were conducting the traffic stop, state troopers say the driver of the red truck pulled a handgun and shot at both officers.
Both officers were wounded.
One of the officers was able to return fire, hitting the shooting suspect in the leg. A 3rd suspect may be at-large.
The bodies of the husband and wife owners of the SUV were found inside under a mattress. The murder victim’s home was also set on fire.
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