Breaking!!! MO Officer Lane Burns ID’d As Victim In Thursday Morning Bonne Terre Motel 6 Shooting

MO Officer Lane Burns ID'd As Victim In Thursday Morning Bonne Terre Motel 6 Shooting

ST FRANCIS COUNTY, MO. (THECOUNT) — Lane Burns, a Bonne Terre Police Division Officer, has been recognized because the sufferer in a deadly capturing Thursday in St. Francis County.

Burns, 30, was killed within the line of obligation early Thursday morning in Bonne Terre.

In keeping with stories, Burns was responding to a disturbance name on the Motel 6 on Freeway Ok in Bonne Terre round midnight Thursday, when a suspect opened hearth, placing Burns and 28-year-old BTPD Corporal Garrett Worley.

Worley was transported to an space hospital after struggling an obvious gunshot wound to the leg.

Burns was additionally transported to an space hospital the place he was later pronounce lifeless of gunshot accidents.

The suspect, later recognized as 21-year-old James Emery, was killed after officers returned hearth.

Officer Burns served the Bonne Terre Police Division for roughly 5 years. He leaves behind a 9-year-old daughter.

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Geo fast details: St. Francois County is a county situated within the Lead Belt area within the U.S. state of Missouri. As of the 2010 census, the inhabitants was 65,359. The most important metropolis and county seat is Farmington. The county was formally organized on December 19, 1821. It was named after the St. Francis River – Wikipedia.