Officer OK after officer-involved shooting in Glendale

Posted at 9:13 AM, Jan 20, 2017
and last updated 2017-01-20 19:48:03-05

Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that happened in Glendale Friday morning.

Glendale police arrived to a home near 59th Avenue and Glendale after 9 a.m.

An officer approached a red vehicle parked in the front that appeared to have damage when the driver in the vehicle showed a handgun.

Police say the suspect fired six shots at the officer for no apparent reason when the officer took cover and returned fire.

According to Glendale police, the officer involved is okay and the suspect has been transported to the hospital in serious condition. 

The suspect is identified as a 29-year-old Hispanic male. No other suspects are known.

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