Barney died after he was shot once and fellow officer Jon Richey
was expected to survive after he was shot three times in
Holladay, Unified Police Department of Greater Salt Lake Sheriff
Jim Winder said at a news conference.
Barney and Richey were among the police officers who chased on
foot a man and woman after they fled the scene of a car crash at
about 10 a.m. local time in the southeast suburb of Salt Lake
The man suspect Corey Lee Henderson shot Barney in the head,
killing him, during the pursuit, according to Winder.
Henderson was shot and killed when he later exchanged gun fire
with Richey who was shot three times. Richey was taken to the
hospital where he was in stable condition, Winder said.
Henderson had a criminal record, according to Winder. The woman
was taken into custody, he said.
(Reporting by Brendan O'Brien in Milwaukee)
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