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Maplewood Police Chief Dave Thomalla speaks before the funeral Mass for Sgt. Joseph Bergeron, who was ambushed and shot once in the head as he sat in his squad car. The suspect has been caught and charged with murder. An emotional ceremony
One suspect is dead and another has been captured following the ambush murder of a suburban officer. Sgt. Joseph Bergeron was gunned down while responding to a carjacking, and a second cop was injured during the manhunt. - Full Story