Sgt. Thurman Spybuck
killed in an exchange of gunfire during a drug raid on April 3,
Officers were serving a search warrant on 27th West
Avenue. The resident, Truman Trowbridge, exchanged gunfire
with police and ran out the back door and was confronted by Sgt.
The two exchanged gunfire and Sgt. Spybuck was fatally shot.
Trowbridge threw down his weapon and raised his hands when other
officers appeared. The shooting took place near an elementary
school and was witnessed by many of the children.