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SWAT officer shot in head during San Gabriel operation dies
SWAT officer shot in head during San Gabriel operation dies

A Pomona police SWAT officer shot in the back of the head while serving a search warrant in San Gabriel has died, authorities said. "It is with a heavy heart that we must deliver the news that early this morning Pomona police SWAT Officer Shaun Diamond had succumbed to his injuries," the Pomona Police Department said in a statement Wednesday. Diamond, 45, was hospitalized early Tuesday at Huntington Memorial Hospital in Pasadena after authorities said he was shot by 36-year-old David Martinez during a predawn search warrant operation that was part of a investigation into a motorcycle gang. In the predawn hours Wednesday, dozens of officers escorted Diamond's body...

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