Minn. officer reportedly killed with own gun


Source: Suspect seized weapon before being shot dead by Maplewood officer

By Nancy Ngo and Ruben Rosario
Pioneer Press

NORTH ST. PAUL, Minn. — Veteran North St. Paul police officer Richard Crittenden apparently was shot dead with his own gun during a violent struggle with a man who lunged at his estranged wife and the slain officer with a burning towel or rag.

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