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COEUR D'ALENE, Idaho—A judge set bail at $2 million for the man accused of shooting a Coeur d'Alene police officer. Jonathan Renfro, 26, faced the Kootenai County judge Tuesday at 4:00 p.m.
He is accused of shooting Sergeant Greg Moore with the Coeur d'Alene Police Department.
Police held a press conference Tuesday morning about the latest condition of Sergeant Greg Moore.
Lt. Stu Miller from the Kootenai County Sheriff's Office and Sgt. Christie Wood stated that Moore remained in critical condition after being shot earlier in the morning.
"I don't know what kind of surgeries he's had, but it is very, very, serious," she said.
Coeur d'Alene Police Chief Lee White said earlier in the morning that Moore was "fighting for his life.
Miller said investigators are still gathering evidence, and have not yet begun processing. Video of the incident has been collected as well – from Moore's dash cam and body cam. It has not yet been processed according to authorities
UPDATE: the police officer has died
Coeur D'Alene, Idaho, police officer has died after being shot during traffic stop, department says; suspect arrested - @KHQLocalNews
Sergeant Greg Moore was shot and killed after stopping a suspicious male.
Sergeant Moore was patrolling in the area of Wilbur Avenue and Joanna Drive in response to a several car burglaries that had taken place in the area. At 0130 hours, Sergeant Moore stopped a suspicious male. He radioed the suspects information in, but made no further radio contact. A citizen heard gunshots, found Sergeant Moore in the street and called the police.
After the shooting, the suspect stole Sergeant Moore's patrol car and fled the location. An officer spotted the stolen patrol car in the town of Post Fall, and gave pursuit. The suspect eventually fled on foot, and was eventually found in a parking lot, hiding under a car, and taken into custody.
Sergeant Moore was taken to a local hospital, where he died several hours later from his wounds.
Sergeant Moore had served with the Coeur d'Alene Police Department for 14 years and is survived by his wife and two children.
Please contact the following agency to send condolences or to obtain funeral arrangements:
Chief of Police Lee White
Coeur d'Alene Police Department
3818 N Schreiber Way
Coeur d'Alene, ID 83815
Phone: (208) 769-2320