Manhunt ends for suspect in Nassau Officer Arthur Lopez's murder

Nassau County officials describe a manhunt for the

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Nassau County officials describe a manhunt for the gunman who killed Nassau police Officer Arthur Lopez during a traffic stop near Queens and then a motorist during a carjacking on the Cross Island Parkway. Videojournalist: Jim Staubitser (Oct. 23, 2012)

An ex-convict who gunned down a decorated Nassau cop after a pursuit Tuesday morning and then carjacked a motorist before shooting him to death was finally captured Tuesday night after a harrowing daylong manhunt along the Nassau-Queens border, authorities said.

Darrell Fuller, 33, was being held Tuesday night, suspected of killing Nassau police Officer Arthur Lopez of Babylon Village --...

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