PD: Gilbert bank robbery suspect killed in officer-involved shooting

GILBERT, AZ - A suspect in a Gilbert bank robbery suspect is dead after being shot following a carjacking and a chase in neighboring Mesa.

Gilbert police say Harold Lynn Phelps, 57,  fled on a bicycle after the Tuesday morning heist and surfaced miles away in Mesa, where he carjacked a pickup truck outside a business.

The ensuing chase involved two rammings of police vehicles and ended at an apartment complex where the shooting took place.

Police say the suspect emerged from the truck, which had only three tires remaining.

They say he displayed a lethal threat at two Gilbert officers before being shot.

The name of the suspect hasn't been released, but police say he's in his 50s or 60s.

Police say one Gilbert officer suffered non-life threatening injuries in one of the rammings.

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