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Police search for suspect after officer killed in Chicago

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A Chicago police officer was shot to death Tuesday and police continue to search for a suspect.

Authorities say the officer was assisting a tactical team at the time of the shooting. 

The officer was rushed to an area hospital where close police sources say the officer did not survive.

There was a heavy police presence at the scene.

According to multiple sources, the officer shot was a high-ranking member of the police department. 

See updates here from NBC's Chicago 5

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