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Guilty Verdict For Man Accused Of Shooting Westminster Police Officer

WESTMINSTER, Colo. (CBS4) – A man accused of shooting at a police officers during a traffic stop has been found guilty.

Jurors found Larry Gomez guilty of attempted murder of a police officer and first-degree assault.

Prosecutors said Gomez shot at a Denver police officer on Nov. 6, 2012 and a Westminster police officer a week later.

Gomez was arrested on Nov. 9 following a vehicle and foot pursuit. Officers shot him as he fled on foot.

A trial for the shooting in Denver is set for November.


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