Suspect in custody following officer-involved shooting in north Phoenix

- Police say a suspect is in custody following an officer-involved shooting in north Phoenix.

Phoenix police say the shooting happened near Central and Greenway on Thursday morning after officers responded to reports of a suspicious vehicle in the neighborhood.

When officers approached the vehicle, police say the suspect, identified as 22-year-old Antonio Goff, fled the scene and as he drove towards one of the officers, the 45-year-old officer fired his weapon at the suspect's vehicle.

During a search in the area, Goff was found in a residential backyard and was taken into custody with the help of a K-9 officer.

Police say Goff was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment from a dog bite and was booked into jail on an outstanding warrant, as well as aggravated assault on a police officer and trespassing

No officers were injured in the shooting.

>>SkyFOX video from the scene: https://www.facebook.com/FOX10Phoenix/videos/1445339448847931/



 

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