March 1, 2016 The Euless, Tx. Police Officer who was murdered on duty today was identified as David Hofner. Officer Hofner was 29 years old and was engaged to be married. He grew up in Brooklyn, New York, got his bachelor’s degree from NYU, and joined the Euless Police Department in January 2014 after five years with the N.Y.P.D. he had served with the 9th Pct. in N.Y.C..
The following Video was taken by a Bystander named Sergio Ferrer of gun fire between a suspect and a Euless police officers that resulted in the death of Officer Hofner. Provided by The Dallas Morning News
There is widespread speculation that Officers were drawn to the area for the purpose of being attacked.