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Officer Shooting Manhunt in Photos

Updated: 07/31/2014 10:46 AM
Created: 07/30/2014 6:49 PM KSTP.com

Police say a man wanted in the shooting death of a Mendota Heights officer is in custody after being shot by police.

A daylong manhunt was underway Wednesday for 39-year-old Brian Fitch Sr. in the killing of Mendota Heights police officer Scott Patrick. Patrick was fatally shot while making a traffic stop in West St. Paul around 12:20 p.m.

Flowers and candles have been placed at the site where Mendota Heights police officer Scott Patrick was shot and killed Wednesday afternoon.
Photo: KSTP

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