MESA, Ariz. (FOX 10) - The Maricopa County Sheriff's Department is investigating a deputy-involved shooting in Mesa.
Investigators say the shooting happened near North Crismon and East Brown Roads in Mesa at around 10:44 a.m. Saturday.
Sherrif's responded to a report of an armed suicidal subject who fired a weapon prior to their arrival.When deputies got on scene, 50-year-old Edward Rudhman confronted them and shots were fired by deputies.
Rudham was shot and taken to a local hospital where he later died, MCSO officials reported Sunday night.
No deputies were injured.
OIS Update; MCSO Deputies responded to a report of an armed suicidal subject who fired a weapon prior to MCSO arrival. Edward Rudhman (50) confronted Deputies and shots were fired by Deputies. He was shot and transported to a hospital where he later died. pic.twitter.com/lGhKKq5ID7— @SgtJEnriquez (@SgtJEnriquez) December 17, 2018