CHP officer shot on interstate dies

A man shot CHP Officer Kenyon Youngstrom in the head after being pulled over for an obstructed license plate


Red Bluff Daily News

WALNUT CREEK, Calif. — The man who allegedly shot a California Highway Patrol officer while pulled over on Interstate 680 Tuesday morning near Alamo, has been identified Wednesday as a Tehama County man.

Christopher Boone Lacy, 38, was shot and killed by a fellow officer when Lacy shot CHP Officer Kenyon Youngstrom in the head after being pulled over for an obstructed license plate, Contra Costa sheriff's spokesman Jimmy Lee said.

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