Phoenix police shooting: Breaking down of events leading up to deadly shootout (VIDEO)

We're getting a clearer picture of the events leading up to a deadly police shooting in Phoenix Monday night.

Phoenix Police Chief Daniel Garcia announced the death of the Phoenix officer John Hobbs on Monday afternoon.

Garcia said Hobbs was a 21-year veteran of the police department.

Police say a second officer wounded in a shooting Monday has been released from the hospital.

Det. Albert "AJ" Casados, 37, is "expected to make a full recovery," said Garcia in a Wednesday afternoon news conference.

Sources say the two officers are part of a fugitive apprehension task force and had tracked a homicide suspect to 43rd Avenue and Bethany Home Road from a nearby neighborhood.

During that apprehension, a shooting apparently broke out, and the officers were shot. The suspect, William Thornton, was killed at the scene.

In the video above, ABC15's Christopher Sign breaks down moment by moment the events leading up to the shooting.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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