Four suspects are in custody after two Hattiesburg, Mississippi, police officers were shot and killed during a routine traffic stop this past weekend.
Officers Benjamin Deen, 34, and Liquori Tate, 25, were involved in pulling over a speeding vehicle Saturday night when shots were fired.
Marvin Banks, 29, and Joanie Calloway, 22, have both been charged with two counts of capital murder.
Banks’ brother, Curtis Banks, 26, was charged with two counts of accessory after the fact of capital murder.
Another suspect, Cornelius Clark, 28, has been arrested and charged with obstruction of justice.
These are the first Hattiesburg police officers to die in the line of duty in more than three decades.
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