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Phoenix police officer shot near 35th Avenue and Baseline Road

A Phoenix police officer was taken to the hospital after being shot whereas on obligation Tuesday near 35th Avenue and Baseline Road.

At least two folks had been in custody, police stated. Additional data relating to the taking pictures was not launched to the general public.

“I stand before you today, another sad day for our department and our city as yet another Phoenix Police officer has been shot in the line of duty,” Phoenix police Executive Assistant Chief Michael Kurtenbach stated at a press convention following the taking pictures.

The officer was shot a number of occasions, however she is in secure situation at Banner Health, seemingly partly because of the bulletproof vest she was carrying, Kurtenbach stated. The officer, who was not recognized, has served with the Police Department for 19 years.

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