Suspect in death of Davis Police Officer Natalie Corona identified

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The man accused of murdering a California police officer was ordered to surrender an AR-15 in another case a year ago.

In a statement Saturday, the Yolo County Sheriff's Office identified Kevin Douglas Limbaugh, 48, as the suspect in the officer's killing. When police surrounded the property he stepped outside wearing a bullet proof vest, shouted at officers and then entered the property again and shot himself dead, police said.

The man who killed Officer Natalie Corona in an "ambush"-style attack left a note in the apartment where he killed himself, claiming that police had targeted him with "ultra sonic waves meant to keep dogs from barking".

This portrait of Natalie Corona by Richard Laus shows the Davis Police officer who was killed in the line of duty on Thursday. The daughter of a retired Colusa County sheriff's deputy, she finished her training in December and had been on the job for a few weeks.

The shooting devastated the Davis Police Department, which has about 60 sworn officers and about 30 other employees.

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In the letter, Limbaugh said he notified internal affairs, the media and the Federal Bureau of Investigation.

"He shouted some stuff, went back in and came back out with a firearm, then went back inside, pushed a couch in front of the door and officers heard a gunshot", Pytel said. She was sworn into the department on August 2 and her father pinned her badge, according to the Williams Pioneer. She was struck multiple times and died at UC Davis Medical Center.

Limbaugh dropped his backpack at the scene and information inside allowed police to trace him to a house about a block away. "But just seeing you all here does make a difference".

More than 1,000 mourners attended a Saturday evening vigil for Corona. "I did my best to appease them but they have continued for years, and I can't live this way anymore", said the note, which was signed, "Citizen Kevin Limbaugh". As part of that case, Limbaugh was ordered to surrender an AR-15 rifle, the report said.

Inside the suspects Davis home, detectives also found two semi-automatic handguns, a 9 mm and a.45-caliber, one partially hidden in a shoe.

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