An Alamogordo, NM police officer was shot and killed Friday morning during a foot pursuit.
The incident occurred after Officer Clint Corvinus, 33, contacted suspect Joseph Moreno, 38. Moreno fled on foot and gunfire was exchanged.
Officer Corvinus was struck by gunfire and transported to a local hospital for treatment; however, he died of his injuries. Moreno was also shot and died on scene.
Officer Corvinus was a four and a half year veteran of the force and is survived by his 8-year old daughter.