Disbarred lawyer Frederick Hopkins (centre, with wife Cheryl Turner Hopkins) shot dead one police officer and injured six more in a mass shooting in South Carolina on Wednesday, police have said. Photo: Frederick Hopkins

South Carolina Vietnam veteran, 74, ‘set up fatal ambush for police coming to question his adult son over child abuse claim’

Police say Frederick Hopkins shot dead one police officer and injured six more as they approached his house with a warrant to speak to his son, 27, about an allegation of child sexual assault

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Disbarred lawyer Frederick Hopkins (centre, with wife Cheryl Turner Hopkins) shot dead one police officer and injured six more in a mass shooting in South Carolina on Wednesday, police have said. Photo: Frederick Hopkins
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