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CrimeCop who shot fellow officer dead allegedly was drinking on duty

16:16  01 february  2019
16:16  01 february  2019 Source:   cbsnews.com

St. Louis police officer killed by colleague who 'mishandled' gun, authorities say

St. Louis police officer killed by colleague who 'mishandled' gun, authorities say Police in St. Louis are investigating the shooting death of a 24-year-old officer by a fellow cop who “mishandled” a firearm, authorities said. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); St. Louis Metropolitan Police Commissioner John W. Hayden Jr. said Officer Katlyn Alix was shot in the chest shortly before 1 a.m. as she sat in the living room of a fellow officer's apartment in the city's Carondelet neighborhood.

Officer Nathaniel Hendren, 29, shot Officer Katlyn Alix, 24, in his apartment in the city’s Carondelet Alix was off duty at the time of the shooting , police said. Hendren and his partner were on duty . She was pronounced dead soon after arriving at the hospital. More news: Teen pleads guilty to molesting

The on - duty male police officer accused of shooting his female colleague in a twisted game of Russian Prosecutor Kimberly M. Gardner questioned whether cops tried to block the drug and alcohol Alix, 24, was allegedly shot and killed by her colleague during a game of Russian roulette.

St. Louis -- In an internal police misconduct report obtained by CBS St. Louis affilitate KMOV-TV, a police lieutenant alleges both Officer Nathaniel Hendren and his partner "consumed alcoholic beverages" while on duty the night Officer Katlyn Alix was shot and killed by Hendren during a game of Russian roulette.

Lieutenant William Brown filed the complaint at 1:30 a.m. on January 24, alleging "Conduct Unbecoming an Officer," and suggesting both men also violated a regulation that says, "No employee shall report for duty or remain on duty with an alcohol concentration of 0.04 or greater. Moreover, no employee shall consume alcohol while on duty and/or engaged in City business."

St. Louis officer charged in shooting death of colleague

St. Louis officer charged in shooting death of colleague A St. Louis police officer has been charged with involuntary manslaughter in the shooting death of a fellow officer while authorities say they were playing with guns.Circuit Attorney Kim Gardner on Friday announced the charge against 29-year-old Nathaniel Hendren in the death of 24-year-old Katlyn Alix.Alix was with two male officers at an apartment when she was killed early Thursday. A probable cause statement from Gardner's office says Hendren and Alix were "playing with firearms" when the shooting occurred. The men drove her to a hospital where she died. The two male officers were on-duty at the time. Alix was off-duty.

Officer charged after fatally shooting fellow cop while playing a deadly game. Hendren allegedly emptied the cylinder of the gun and then put one cartridge back into the cylinder, spun the The other on - duty officer with Hendren, who has not been identified, told the pair they should not be playing

The shooting of the officer comes about 17 months after Sgt. Debra Clayton, a 17-year veteran of the Orlando Police Department, allegedly was gunned Clayton's death prompted Florida Gov. Rick Scott to remove Orlando-area State Attorney Aramis Ayala from prosecuting the case because she

In a news conference Thursday, Police Chief John Hayden said, "The circumstances around the shooting were much more reckless and dangerous than what I had originally understood."

Hendren's partner's lawyer says his client had a few sips of beer at Hendren's home but poured out the rest down the sink.

Police say Alix, Hendren and his partner met at Hendren's apartment while Hendren and his partner were on-duty and Alix was off-duty.

Cop who shot fellow officer dead allegedly was drinking on duty© Provided by CBS Interactive Inc. Nathaniel Hendren, the St. Louis police officer accused of shooting and killing an off-duty officer in a Russian roulette-game, bonded out Thu., Jan. 31, 2019, and was seen leaving jail in this image provided by CBS affiliate KMOV-TV.

The apartment is three miles outside the district to which Hendren and his partner were assigned.

St. Louis cop charged in Russian roulette shooting death of fellow officer

St. Louis cop charged in Russian roulette shooting death of fellow officer A St. Louis police officer was charged with manslaughter Friday for allegedly shooting a colleague as the two played Russian roulette, authorities said. Officer Nathaniel Hendren, 29, shot Officer Katlyn Alix, 24, in his apartment in the city’s Carondelet neighborhood early Thursday in the presence of a third officer, police said. require(["medianetNativeAdOnArticle"], function (medianetNativeAdOnArticle) { medianetNativeAdOnArticle.getMedianetNativeAds(true); }); Hendren was charged with involuntary manslaughter and armed criminal action, police said.

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Hendren reportedly produced a revolver, emptied the cylinder and then put one bullet cartridge back in the cylinder.

Hendren then spun the cylinder, pointed the gun away and pulled the trigger but it didn't fire.

Alix then took the gun and pointed it at Hendren and pulled the trigger but the gun again didn't fire.

Hendren then took the gun back from Alix and pulled the trigger, shooting Alix in the chest, police say. She later died at a hospital.

Cop who shot fellow officer dead allegedly was drinking on duty© Provided by CBS Interactive Inc. Katlyn Alix in undated photo

Hendren, charged with manslaughter, made bail Thursday after a judge raised his bond from $50,000 to $100,000. Only 10 percent of that amount was needed to make bail.

Hendren is under house arrest and can't have access to firearms but it was unclear if he's confined to his home,  with nearby relatives or somewhere else.

Hayden said effective immediately, supervisors and commanders will be present at all roll calls to reinforce with officers that they must stay in their assigned districts.

Watch commanders will also confirm the location of their officers every hour using radios and GPS tracking information.

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