Weymouth police officer, elderly woman killed after suspect takes officer's gun

Weymouth Police Department

Tragedy struck the South Shore of MA on Sunday when a police officer and innocent bystander were killed in Weymouth.

According to Fox News, 42-year-old officer Michael Chesna was pursuing suspected vandal Emanuel Lopes when the man wrecked his vehicle and fled on foot.

Weymouth police were responding to a report of a person driving erratically Sunday morning when they discovered a crashed BMW, said Norfolk District Attorney Michael Morrissey.

"This is an bad day for Weymouth and for Massachusetts, " District Attorney Michael W. Morrissey said in a statement.

Chesna then saw Lopes vandalizing a home, that's where Lopes then hit Chesna in the head with a rock and took his gun shooting Chesna multiple times, officials said.

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Chesna was shot in the chest and head and taken to South Shore Hospital where he was later pronounced dead.

Authorities say Weymouth officer Michael Chensa was shot multiple times before 8 a.m. Sunday, and died from the injures at a hospital.

Another officer who had arrived at the scene shot Lopes in the leg. Lopes then ran off and fired shots into a nearby home, killing Adams, Morrissey said.

He is scheduled to be arraigned Monday on two counts of homicide, either in court or at the hospital.

"I am deeply saddened to learn of the passing of Officer Chesna and an innocent bystander today and my thoughts and prayers are with their families, loved ones and the @WeymouthPD after this tragic loss", Baker tweeted.

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The 20-year-old suspect was taken into custody and was hospitalized with non life threatening injuries.

Chesna was a veteran of the US Army, which he joined "to open doors to become a police officer", Grimes said. 'It does happen everywhere'.

"He was one of those people who truly sought this job and was fortunate enough to get it", Grimes said.

"I hired Mike Chesna six years ago tomorrow", Grimes said. Dozens of police, some tight-lipped and others crying, somberly saluted the vehicle carrying the officer's body, and mourners placed bouquets by the Weymouth Police Headquarters, now draped in black bunting.

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