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Police Officer Miosotis Familia was shot and killed in an ambush style attack while she sat in a marked police vehicle. The suspect fired one shot through the window, striking Officer Familia in the head. The suspect was shot and killed by police while fleeing the scene. Officer Familia is the 24th law enforcement officer to be shot and killed in 2017 and the sixth officer fatality from the state of New York.