MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) – Two police officers are recovering Monday night after being shot at New Hope City Hall, according to the Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office.
The New Hope City Council started its meeting at about 7 p.m. Monday with two police officers being sworn in. Authorities said at about 7:15 p.m., as officers were leaving the meeting, an adult man engaged them and opened fire on them.READ MORE: Elk River Teacher's Discussion On Police Violence And Unrest Angers Some Parents
The two officers were hit, and other police with them opened fire on the suspect, killing him.READ MORE: 'Unbelievable' Pandemic Furniture Demand Causing Extreme Delivery Delays
The Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office said both officers that were shot are in good condition and expected to be OK. Authorities said they are not looking for any other suspects in the incident.MORE NEWS: Unnecessary Roughness? Former Gophers Claim Tough Practices Ended Football Careers
The Hennepin County Sheriff’s Office said the incident is under investigation, and they are hoping to have more information on Tuesday.