Suspect dead following officer-involved shooting in north Phoenix

- Phoenix police say a suspect is dead following an officer-involved shooting in north Phoenix.

According to Sgt. Tommy Thompson, officers responded to a call of a man with a gun, at around 2:30 p.m., near a bus terminal in the 9400 block of Metro Parkway North.

According to preliminary information, officers were pointed towards the direction of a bus, and once officers got on the bus, they encountered 34-year-old Rabi Brown, who matched the suspect's description.

During the encounter, officers observed a gun, and gunfire ensued. Brown was shot and killed by police. No officers were injured.

"It happened really fast," said one witness. "They shot him in the chest."



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