Riverside Police Department Investigating Shootout

Investigators are trying to figure out what caused a man to shoot and kill an officer during a traffic stop yesterday. Ryan Railsback with the Riverside Police Department says they’re still sorting through information about suspect Aaron Luther.

He says the suspect was shot dead after killing CHP officer Andrew Moye. Luther’s family says he had a long criminal history. The LA Times reports he was a member of the Vagos motorcycle gang. Two civilians and two CHP officers were wounded in the gun battle. The CHP officer who was listed in critical condition is now said to be awake and alert.