PHOENIX – The Phoenix Police Department says police officers were involved in a deadly shooting Saturday night near 75th Avenue and the Indian School Road.
The incident happened around 8:15 pm, after it was alleged that a man robbed someone at an ARCO gas station.
Police say they responded to the call and contacted the man, who then took them on a brief chase to a restaurant.
The man aimed his weapon at officers and then police claimed they had fired several times and hit the man in the restaurant.
He was then transported to a hospital, where he was pronounced dead.
No employees or other people were injured in the restaurant during the shooting.
The shooting is currently under investigation.