In the shooting, one officer lost his life, and two others were injured.
"I am sorry for your loss".
A SWAT team entered the home after midnight to find Waters dead inside.
"To enter a residence like that and sustain the amount of gunfire that they took on, they were heroic in their actions", Lowe said. Morton, who replaced Michael on the force, said he was "Just trying to help the PD heal now".
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Multiple agencies, including Clinton Police Department, Henry County Sheriff's Department, and Missouri State Highway Patrol SWAT Team responded to the incident.
The Highway Patrol confirms the 911 about a domestic dispute with a woman screaming was actually from Windsor, about 20 miles away.
"We're still piecing everything together", Sgt. Bill Lowe, from Missouri State Highway Patrol, told ABC News.
A woman who was at the home, 37-year-old Tammy Widget, was charged Wednesday with possession of methamphetamine with intent to deliver and maintaining a public nuisance.
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The Clinton Fire Department issued a statement urging everyone to avoid the area - saying the shooter was barricaded in the home and adding, "Please understand the emotional side of this event for those involved and please refrain from posting on social media any information obtained by either radio traffic or by means of speculation".
Authorities on Wednesday released a mug shot of Waters from a November 2017 arrest for unlawful possession of a firearm and possession of a controlled substance.
The Kansas City Royals tweeted shortly after learning of Morton's death.
Waters family said they're confused as they deal with their own grief of losing someone they loved, and the sadness they feel for Morton's loved ones. Investigators say one of the officers were shot in the arm and the other in the shoulder. He attended Knob Noster High School and later studied at the University of Central Missouri. One of the wounded officers remained hospitalized Wednesday with moderate injuries.
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Collin Stosberg says the officers went to the home in Clinton on Tuesday night in response to a 911 call in which a disturbance could be heard. After doing so the officers engaged with the suspect.
This shooting came less than a year after another Clinton police officer was killed.
Widger met the officers outside the home and said nothing was going on at the residence.
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It is not known what kind of weapon the shooter used.
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