Two officers gunned down in ambush-style attack

-  An intense manhunt is underway after two Iowa police officers were gunned down in their squad cars in the early hours of Wednesday.  Authorities are saying that they were killed in an "ambush-style" attack.


The shootings came near Des Moines and occurred just 25 minutes apart, according to Des Moines police Sgt. Paul Parizek. “In all appearances it looks just like that, that these officers were ambushed,”

The sergeant said. “It doesn't look like there was any interaction between these cowards and the officers they shot in their cars.”ne Des Moines police officer and another from the suburb of Urbandale were found in their bullet-riddled cruisers.

Authorities say they've now identified a suspect in this shooting.

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