Police officer fatally shot while serving arrest warrant

The vigil will be held at 7 p.m. Saturday at the 9/11 Memorial on the grounds of the Yarmouth Police Department.

A man charged with killing a MA police officer and described by authorities as a violent career criminal was ordered held without bail Friday.

Latanowich entered the court with his head down.

"And we have a devastated community, family and police department", Frederickson said.

Police said the 32-year-old Gannon was shot in Barnstable on Thursday while he and other officers were serving an arrest warrant at a home. The warrant was for a probation violation.

Gannon graduated from Bishop Stang High School in Dartmouth in 2003. "We'll definitely be always remembering his sacrifice and his service here".

"Sean was a talented and dedicated police officer who excelled during his three years at the College", said Stonehill spokesperson Martin McGovern.

Gannon, a K9 officer, was shot and killed as he and his dog searched for the suspect in an attic area.

Those who knew Gannon described him as a rising star with a bright future.

The Yarmouth Police Foundation is a fully established 501c non-profit organization and all donations are tax deductible. He was serving the warrant in the town of Barnstable.

Tom Latanowich, 29, of Somerville, Mass., will probably be charged with murder, police talked about.

The Okay-9 officer died after he was shot throughout the head, a police provide knowledgeable Fox 25 Boston.

  • Rogelio Becker