PHOENIX (KSAZ) - Police say a suspect is dead and no officers were injured following an officer-involved shooting in North Phoenix early Wednesday morning.
Phoenix police say officers were near 35th Avenue and Deer Valley Road trying to identify a suspect wanted for a felony warrant when they spotted a man on a bike matching the description of the suspect.
When officers tried to stop the man, he fled the scene on his bike and officers followed in pursuit.
The 35-year-old suspect, identified as Andrew Collins, then fired a handgun at the officers, who returned fire, killing Collins.
No officers were injured during the shooting.
The intersection of 35th Avenue and Deer Valley Road has reopened.
The roadways and intersection of 35th Ave. and Deer Valley are now open. Police investigation is still underway in the area. #PhxTraffic— Phoenix Police (@phoenixpolice) July 26, 2017
Intersection and area around 35th and Deer Valley will be closed through morning rush hour for police investigation. #PhxTraffic— SgtAlanPfohl (@SgtAlanPfohl) July 26, 2017