QUAD CITIES (KWQC) — Local police went to social media to send their thoughts and prayers to the Urbandale and Des Moines Police Departments.
Moline PD Facebook:
The men and women of the Moline Police Department extend our prayers and heartfelt condolences to the men and women of the Urbandale and Des Moines Police Departments as they mourn the deaths of two officers. The officers were murdered in an ambush style attack and the suspect remains at large.
Sending prayers to Des Moines and Urbandale Police Departments today. Two officers were killed overnight in an apparent ambush attack as they were in their squads. Please pray for the families, friends, and fellow officers of the two officers killed. To our blue family please be vigilant and aware of your surroundings.
Davenport PD Facebook:
The men and women of the Davenport Police Department extend our thoughts and prayers to the Urbandale Police Department and to the Des Moines Police Department and to the family and friends of the two officers who lost their lives this morning.
Bettendorf PD Facebook:
Our thoughts and prayers are with the Urbandale and Des Moines Police Departments as we mourn the loss of two police officers killed early this morning in an apparent ambush.