PHOENIX — The Phoenix Police Department says officers were involved in a deadly shooting Saturday night near 75th Avenue and Indian School Road.
The incident happened around 8:15 p.m. after a man allegedly robbed someone at an ARCO gas station.
Police say they responded to the call and made contact with the man who then led them on a short chase into a restaurant.
The man pointed his weapon at officers and that’s when police say they shot several times, and struck the man inside the restaurant.
He was then transported to a hospital where he was pronounced dead.
No officers or other people inside the restaurant were injured in the shooting.
The shooting is currently under investigation.