The 23-year-old fired the gun with his hands still handcuffed behind his back hitting the veteran officer allegedly several times in the heart at point-blank range.
Who was this guy, Jason Bourne?!
In the ensuing chaos the attacker's weapon went off again, wounding him in his neck, but he remains alive in a critical condition.
Interesting. Earlier reports were of him turning the gun on himself...
Sources said the officers failed to find the small firearm as it had been well concealed and would have been recovered only with an intimate strip search and body cavity check.
The suspect is believed to be autistic and of Sri Lankan origin, according to The Times.
Also on the 'Prevent' programme. Isn't it time we let their countries of origin do the preventing?
And it's a pity we can't deport this bitch somewhere:
She deleted her account. She should be defrocked.