Terre Haute police officer gunned down

Terre Haute police officer shot and killed; suspect still barricaded in apartment

Terre Haute police officer shot and killed; suspect still barricaded in apartment

"The Indiana State Police as well as my office and also our neighboring sheriff's offices are sending deputies and police officers to cover the city of Terre Haute while they mourn the life of their fellow officer." says Sheriff Greg Ewing.

Neither the officer nor the suspect were immediately identified.

When officers entered the apartment complex building, they were immediately fired upon, said, Adamson, the department's public information officer.

Indiana State Police Criminal Investigation Detectives and Crime Scene Investigators continue to investigate the death of Pitts and the suspect.

"We were in four separate cars, and I watched my friend get killed", he said.

Adamson says a suspect in that homicide opened fire and shot one of the officers, who later died.

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"It is another tragic loss for the Wabash Valley and the Terre Haute Police Department".

Adamson says Terre Haute police and police from other agencies have a building at surrounded at the Garden Quarter apartment complex.

A police officer slain Friday in Terre Haute, Ind., was investigating a homicide, authorities said.

Upon finding the man, police did call for a medic.

"It is another tragic loss for the Wabash Valley and the Terre Haute Police Department", Sgt. Joe Watts of the Indiana State Police said. "I would just ask that you keep our officers in our thoughts and prayers". That's when Officer Brent D. Lengthy was killed whereas serving an arrest warrant with a U.S. Marshal's Fugitive Job Power.

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