iStock/Thinkstock(MEMPHIS, Tenn.) — The man who’s at-large after being accused of killing a cop in Memphis this weekend was added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Top Ten Most Wanted List.

The suspect, 29-year-old Tremaine Wilbourn, is considered to be armed and dangerous, police said.

As the manhunt intensifies Monday, here is a closer look at how the incident unfolded:

THE TRAFFIC STOP:

Saturday night, Memphis police officer Sean Bolton saw an illegally parked 2002 Mercedes-Benz, police said.

Bolton pulled in front of the car and shined his spotlight inside.

Bolton then went up to the car, where he engaged in a “brief struggle” with the car’s passenger, according to police.

THE SHOOTING:

The passenger, identified as Wilbourn, allegedly shot Bolton several times, police said. Wilbourn and the car’s driver fled after the shooting.

When officers responded to the scene and searched the suspect’s car, they determined “Bolton apparently interrupted some sort of drug transaction,” police said.

Officers found digital scales and a bag containing 1.7 grams of marijuana in the car, police said.

The car’s driver later turned himself in, police said, and was released without charges.

THE OFFICER:

Bolton, 33, was taken to a hospital in critical condition. He was later declared dead, police said.

Bolton had been a member of the Memphis Police Department since 2010. Bolton was also a Marine veteran who had served a tour in Iraq, police said.

“To lose a loved one or a family member is a horrific event,” Memphis police director Toney Armstrong said.

Armstrong added, “We lost not only an officer, but a great man, a dedicated servant to our community, and a family member.”

THE MANHUNT:

Wilbourn is still at-large on Monday, Memphis police told ABC News.

A murder warrant has been issued for his arrest, police said.

Police said Wilbourn is out on supervised release after being sentenced to 10 years for bank robbery.

Wilbourn is considered to be armed and dangerous, police said. A $10,000 reward has been announced for his arrest.

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iStock/Thinkstock(MEMPHIS, Tenn.) — The man who’s at-large after being accused of killing a cop in Memphis this weekend was added to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation’s Top Ten Most Wanted List.

The suspect, 29-year-old Tremaine Wilbourn, is considered to be armed and dangerous, police said.

As the manhunt intensifies Monday, here is a closer look at how the incident unfolded:

THE TRAFFIC STOP:

Saturday night, Memphis police officer Sean Bolton saw an illegally parked 2002 Mercedes-Benz, police said.

Bolton pulled in front of the car and shined his spotlight inside.

Bolton then went up to the car, where he engaged in a “brief struggle” with the car’s passenger, according to police.

THE SHOOTING:

The passenger, identified as Wilbourn, allegedly shot Bolton several times, police said. Wilbourn and the car’s driver fled after the shooting.

When officers responded to the scene and searched the suspect’s car, they determined “Bolton apparently interrupted some sort of drug transaction,” police said.

Officers found digital scales and a bag containing 1.7 grams of marijuana in the car, police said.

The car’s driver later turned himself in, police said, and was released without charges.

THE OFFICER:

Bolton, 33, was taken to a hospital in critical condition. He was later declared dead, police said.

Bolton had been a member of the Memphis Police Department since 2010. Bolton was also a Marine veteran who had served a tour in Iraq, police said.

“To lose a loved one or a family member is a horrific event,” Memphis police director Toney Armstrong said.

Armstrong added, “We lost not only an officer, but a great man, a dedicated servant to our community, and a family member.”

THE MANHUNT:

Wilbourn is still at-large on Monday, Memphis police told ABC News.

A murder warrant has been issued for his arrest, police said.

Police said Wilbourn is out on supervised release after being sentenced to 10 years for bank robbery.

Wilbourn is considered to be armed and dangerous, police said. A $10,000 reward has been announced for his arrest.

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ABC News(CENTENNIAL, Colo.) — The jury in the sentencing phase of the James Holmes murder trial decided Monday that aggravating factors outweigh mitigating factors.

This means the sentencing phase of the trial will continue and the death penalty remains on the table.

Last month, Holmes was convicted of killing 12 people and wounding 70 others at a midnight screening of The Dark Knight Rises in Aurora, Colorado on July 20, 2012.

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iStock/Thinkstock(BALTIMORE) — Federal agents have joined with Baltimore police as part of a wide-reaching effort to curb the recent violence that one expert says appears to be modeled on Los Angeles’ response to the 1992 riots.

The effort, launched on Monday, involves personnel from the FBI, the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives, the Drug Enforcement Administration, the U.S. Marshals Service and the Secret Service, with two agents from each agency directly embedding with the Baltimore police department’s homicide unit, acting police commissioner Kevin Davis said on Sunday.

The collaboration, which Davis dubbed “B-Fed,” comes after two people were fatally shot in Baltimore in the first two days of August, on top of the dozens of killings that took place in the city in July.

Steve Gomez, who worked for the FBI as part of a joint task force with the Los Angeles Police Department when it launched a collaboration in the wake of the riots that followed the beating of Rodney King, said that that was “very similar to what is occurring in Baltimore.”

Gomez, now a consultant for ABC News, said Baltimore police “clearly need assistance from various agencies and now they’re going to get it.”

“Obviously, they’re overwhelmed,” he added.

Rioting in Baltimore took place after the funeral service of Freddie Gray in late April, who died from injuries he suffered while in police custody.

“It’s a snowball effect from the time that the riots began moving forward … Violence begets violence and the criminals are feeling empowered to commit more crime,” Gomez said.

One of the benefits of calling in the federal agents, Gomez said, was that in addition to using the extra resources available at the federal level, they will be able to take on more cases that may have been passed over if the extra staff weren’t on hand.

“They’ll authorize the federal agencies … basically to investigate and take in cases that normally may not meet the prosecuting threshold and that’s because of the rise in violence and the federal government along with the state of Maryland are reprioritizing and committing their agencies to take on cases that will help deal with the rise in violence in Baltimore,” he said.

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Wayne W.Davis/Atlantic White Shark Conservancy(NEW YORK) — Two great white sharks were spotted off the Massachusetts coast.

The photos — shared Sunday by the Atlantic White Shark Conservancy — show a research boat close to one of the two sharks they were able to positively identify on July 28.

“We spotted multiple sharks on Tuesday and got enough footage of two for the scientists to ID them,” Atlantic White Shark Conservancy president Cynthia Wigren told ABC News Monday.

Some of the sharks got as close as a quarter-mile away from the shore, while others were further out, Wigren said.

Marine Fisheries Biologist John Chisholm was on board the boat, while a photographer was able to get aerial photos of the research encounter.

The conservancy is working alongside Chisholm — who did not immediately respond to ABC News’ request for comment — to complete a five-year white shark study to determine how many white sharks are in the Cape Cod area.

In 2014, the first year of the study, they were able to identify and record 68 white sharks.

Wigren said this season, 16 new sharks have been identified and three have been tagged.

“Activity so far is greater than last year, but the season doesn’t end until the end of October,” she said.

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EMMANUEL DUNAND/AFP/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — A judge in New York set a retrial date for the man charged in the abduction and murder of a boy who was the first missing child featured on a milk carton.

Pedro Hernandez will go on trial again starting in late February after his first trial ended with a hung jury.

Eleven jurors wanted to convict Hernandez of kidnapping and killing Etan Patz in 1979, but there was a lone holdout.

“I couldn’t find enough evidence that wasn’t circumstantial to convict,” the lone juror said at the time.

There was no physical evidence, but Pedro Hernandez confessed to killing the boy.

Defense attorneys questioned whether Hernandez was mentally sound enough to confess.

Patz’ father Stan is still waiting for his family’s long ordeal to be over.

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hitchBOT(PHILADELPHIA) — A Canadian robot hitchhiking across the United States had its journey cut short in Philadelphia after its arms were ripped off and its head was left on the ground.

The 3-foot-tall hitchBOT can snap photos and carry on limited conversations, according to its website. Created as a social experiment by Canadian researchers, the robot had previously hitchhiked across Canada and parts of Europe with its owners tracking it via GPS.

Oh dear, my body was damaged, but I live on with all my friends. Sometimes bad things happen to good robots! #hitchBOTinUSA
— hitchBOT (@hitchBOT) August 1, 2015

That all came to an end this past weekend when hitchBOT sent back a macabre photo showing it had been destroyed.

The robot was two weeks into its journey to hitchhike from the East Coast to San Francisco when it met its demise in the City of Brotherly Love.

It’s unknown who was responsible for destroying the robot.

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Ezra Shaw/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Will James Harden be making the switch from Nike to Adidas?

The latter has offered the Houston Rockets shooting guard a 13-year, $200 million endorsement deal, sources tell ESPN.

The bid comes after Nike’s contract with Harden expired. The company now has until the end of next week to offer a similar contract or risk losing him, ESPN reports.

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Ezra Shaw/Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Will James Harden be making the switch from Nike to Adidas?

The latter has offered the Houston Rockets shooting guard a 13-year, $200 million endorsement deal, sources tell ESPN.

The bid comes after Nike’s contract with Harden expired. The company now has until the end of next week to offer a similar contract or risk losing him, ESPN reports.

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Rainer Hengst(CHARLESTON, S.C.) — Rainer Hengst expected to see his family surfing the waves, not an alligator.

Officials tracked and caught a 7-foot alligator that came up on the beach in Pawleys Island, South Carolina, Sunday morning, police told ABC News on Monday.

Hengst noticed a commotion on the beach and a small crowd gathered to watch an alligator swim close to shore. He took his camera to the beach to get photos of his family surfing the swell, but was able to shoot photos of the alligator instead.

“The alligator would come in to about knee-deep water and then go back out,” Hengst said on Monday.

“It’s unusual to see alligators in the ocean, but not unheard of. I’ve lived here for 10 years and this was my first time seeing one out there,” he added.

Police on four-wheelers followed the slow-moving alligator for two hours as it traveled about a mile up the shore. The contracted gator removal team was able to lasso the alligator and relocate it away from the beach, police chief Michael Fanning said on Monday.

Surfers and beachgoers got back in the water once the alligator was caught.

This is the second time this summer police have had to remove an alligator stuck in the ocean’s current, Fanning said.

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