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Trooper pulls over veteran, shots fired
PORTLAND -- A traffic stop went terribly wrong in Portland, Oregon in august. Now video of the gun battle took place is being released.
"Please sit back in the car for me. You were speeding but for now i need you to sit back in the car with me."
A state trooper pulled over a military veteran for speeding. But as soon as both came to a stop -- the vet jumps out of the car with his hand behind his back. He then approaches the trooper -- and opens fire.
"Sir please get back in the car for me now I told you, you were speeding...gunshots...shots fired shots fired."
The trooper was hit -- but it was not life threatening. Other troopers found the vet's body slumped over the wheel about half a mile up the interstate. He was dead from a single gunshot to the chest. They also found his three children in the back seat. None of them were hurt.