Phoenix PD shoots, kills man who opened fire at officers

Police are investigating after a deadly shootout involving police left one suspect dead.

PHOENIX - Officers with Phoenix Police Department shot and killed a man who opened fire on them.

Phoenix police said two officers were approaching a 35-year-old man on a bicycle near the Circle K parking lot at 35th Avenue and Deer Valley Road around 1 a.m.

The man then started shooting at the officers, police said.

The officers returned fire, striking and killing the man. Neither of the officers were injured.

Police are investigating this incident.

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