One deputy killed, another in critical condition in Kansas City, Kansas

One deputy killed, another in critical condition in Kansas City, Kansas

Police said they believe the inmate, Antoine Fielder, who was shackled and handcuffed, used one of the deputies' guns to shoot them.

Both deputies were taken to the University of Kansas Health System, where one of the deputies succumbed to his injures, said Kansas City police Chief Terry Zeigler.

Two Wyandotte County Sheriff's Office deputies and a suspect were shot outside the county courthouse, leading to the death of one deputy.

They other was taken to KU Hospital and is reportedly in critical condition. "The prayers of all of Kansas lift up the deputy killed today, the deputy still fighting for life, their families and friends, and their fellow men and women in law enforcement who keep our communities safe each and every day". Police Officer Zac Blair says authorities are reviewing surveillance video.

Both officers were taken to an area hospital where Rohrer was pronounced dead.

The suspect also was shot, injured and went through surgery at the KU hospital, according to Wyandotte County Sheriff's Department spokeswoman Kelli Bailiff. A male deputy died from his injuries.

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The shooting occurred outside the Wyandotte County Correctional and Court Services building, the Star said, adding that police were first called at 11:17 a.m. A third person, the suspect, was also shot.

Rohrer had been with the sheriff's department for seven years.

The surviving deputy is female and is in critical condition.

The Kansas City Convention Center was put on lockdown, and it was lifted at about 5:30 p.m.

The Rev. Vernon Howard, president of the Southern Christian Leadership Conference of Greater Kansas City, said he has many questions and isn't confident they will be answered by a police department investigation. "We will be looking at that video".

The Rev. Howard said he learned about the police shootings after meeting the families of four people killed in a deadly police chase earlier this month. Details of what led to the shooting were not immediately available.

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