N.J. officer slain, gunman killed
Fame-seeking man lay in wait at drugstore, authorities say
Posted: July 14, 2014 at 3:26 a.m.
JERSEY CITY, N.J. -- A gunman who killed a rookie officer responding to a report of an armed robbery at a drugstore early Sunday never tried to rob the store and instead lay in wait for police, telling a witness to watch the news, because he was "going to be famous," authorities said.
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