Mayor: Officer's killer lay in wait for police to arrive, bragged he was 'going to be famous'

  • by: JILL COLVIN , Associated Press
  • Updated: July 13, 2014 - 5:08 PM

JERSEY CITY, N.J. — A gunman who killed a rookie officer responding to a report of an armed robbery at a drugstore early Sunday never tried to rob the store and instead lay in wait for police, telling a witness to watch the news because he was "going to be famous," authorities said.

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