|Officer Greg Moore|
He is in surgery right now. Please say a prayer for his recovery. Thank you.
This is an early report and not correct as to the locations.
POST FALLS, Idaho - Coeur d'Alene Police Sergeant Greg Moore is in critical condition after being shot in the line of duty. The shooting occurred at approximately 1:35 Tuesday morning in the 2800 block of Wilbur Ave
The suspect, identified as Jonathan Renfro, fled the scene after the shooting but was tracked by a Coeur d'Alene Police Department K9 unit and found near Walmart hiding underneath a semi truck. Renfro was arrested shortly after 4:00am.
Coeur d'Alene Police Chief Lee White has asked Idaho State Police to conduct a comprehensive investigation into this shooting.
Members of the Coeur d'Alene Police Department are working in partnership with surrounding agencies to conduct a thorough investigation.
Our thoughts and prayers are with Sergeant Moore and his family as he fights for his life.
Police say after the shooting, Renfro stole the officer's patrol car then sped down I-90 at 125 miles an hour through Post Falls. Police say Renfro then ditched the patrol car and was found two hours later by Post Falls police officers hiding under a semi trailer west of the Post Falls Walmart.
Renfro has a criminal history, including:
2009: misdemeanor theft/guilty
2008: grand theft/guilty (sentence unclear)
2008: assault or battery/guilty
2004: burglary/charge dismissed
2005: grand theft, probation violation
(118 days in jail)
2005; trespassing, malicious injury to property