Phoenix, AZ – Around 3:30am Thursday morning near 19th Ave and Dunlap Ave in Phoenix, a police K9 was shot and injured by a suspect. Police originally responded to the area on a shots fired call and located a dead body.
The initial investigation lead police to a nearby apartment complex, where the suspect was said to live. K9 Dennis was the first to enter the apartment and was met by gunfire. With shots fired, police retreated.
The suspect exited the front door of the apartment still armed, and five officers fired their weapons. The suspect, identified so far only as a man in his 40’s, was killed by the gunfire.
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Phoenix, AZ – Phoenix officers responding to a call shortly before 6 am Friday opened fire on a suspect after he pulled out his gun and led police on a foot chase.
Officers approached a man and woman who were fighting when the man took off on foot and pulled out a gun. The man refused to stop and led officers on a foot chase through a parking lot heading towards traffic.
After the suspect continued to refuse to listen to commands from police, Phoenix officers opened fire. The suspect was shot and Phoenix Fire Department transported him to a nearby hospital where he is reportedly in critical but stable condition.
No one else was injured [...]