A third officer was wounded. The shooter was not immediately apprehended. "It was a simple family disturbance and he elected to open fire on a few of the guardians of the city," police Chief Bryan Reyes, his voice breaking, told reporters. The chief, near tears, identified the slain officers as Jose "Gil" Gilbert Vega and Lesley Zerebny. Police said Zerebny recently returned to the force from maternity leave after giving birth to a now-4-month-old daughter. Vega, the father of eight, was a 35-year veteran who planned to retire in December. The wounded officer's name was not released. Reyes

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