The Ballwin Missouri Police Department released a statement Saturday night, identifying the Officer who was shot and critically injured during a traffic stop on Friday. Mike Flamion is a nine-year veteran of law enforcement. He joined the Ballwin force in 2014, before that working for seven years in De Soto Missouri.

Officer Flamion was shot in the back during a routine traffic stop in the 300 block of New Ballwin Road. According to authorities Officer Flamion is in critical but stable condition.

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