Cordale Stubblefield (3073)

1/31/2006: Around 6:30 a.m., Officer Holly Mong, in plainclothes, entered her Jeep Liberty, parked 20 yards from her apartment. A masked man, Christopher Wayne Yell, opened the door, pointed a gun at her and pushed her into the passenger seat. Another man, Stubblefield, stepped into the rear passenger seat. Officer Mong reached into her purse and fired a 9mm Springfield XD, first at Yell, then at Stubblefield. She struck both in the head and chest. Stubblefield died. Yell is permanently handicapped. Officer Mong had served for six months.

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