16Dec2012

Corporal David Scott Gogian

Topeka Police Department, Kansas —  Corporal David Gogian and Police Officer Jeff Atherly were shot and killed while  checking on a suspicious vehicle in a grocery store parking lot, at 1400 SW  Huntoon Street, shortly after 6:00 pm.
Several minutes after making  contact with the multiple subjects in the vehicle one them opened fire, fatally  wounding Officer Atherly and Corporal Gogian. A third officer on the scene was  not wounded. The subject who opened fire fled in the vehicle. He was located in  a home on SW Western where he barricaded himself for several hours. He was  eventually shot and killed after exiting the home while carrying a firearm.
Corproal Gogian was a U.S. military veteran and had served with the Topeka  Police Department for eight years. He is survived by his wife and four children.

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