A Washington State Trooper directs traffic around a roadblock near Skagit Valley College in Mount Vernon, Wash., Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016. A Mount Vernon Police officer was shot and critically wounded by a suspect who was then barricaded in a Mount Vernon residence, authorities said.
A Washington State Trooper directs traffic around a roadblock near Skagit Valley College in Mount Vernon, Wash., Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016. A Mount Vernon Police officer was shot and critically wounded by a suspect who was then barricaded in a Mount Vernon residence, authorities said. Brandy Shreve Skagit Valley Herald via AP
A Washington State Trooper directs traffic around a roadblock near Skagit Valley College in Mount Vernon, Wash., Thursday, Dec. 15, 2016. A Mount Vernon Police officer was shot and critically wounded by a suspect who was then barricaded in a Mount Vernon residence, authorities said. Brandy Shreve Skagit Valley Herald via AP

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