Two Officers Ambushed, Shot And Killed In Des Moines Iowa…UPDATE: Shooter Still on the Loose

Two officers have been shot and killed in the Des Moines area.

There is currently a manhunt for at least one suspect and police have very few details other than a vehicle description.

This was an ambush that occurred around 1 a.m., according to Des Moines Police Sgt. Paul Parizek. The first officer who was shot was a Urbandale Police officer, who was sitting in his car on patrol alone.

The second officer was a Des Moines Police officer, who was responding to the Urbandale Police officer. He also was alone and was found shot in his car around 1:30 a.m.