Two police officers killed in the line of duty in Brookhaven

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Officer Zach Moak

Two Mississippi police officers were killed Saturday morning in Brookhaven. Officials say James White, 35, and Zach Moak, 31, were killed after answering a call of gunshots fired.

They were killed in an exchange of gunfire that also left the suspect wounded.

Officer James White

Gov. Phil Bryant later tweeted: “Let us all pray just now for the family and loved ones of these fallen heroes. May the Good Lord hold them in his everlasting arms.”

Read the complete story as reported by the Clarion Ledger  here.