A gang member who allegedly kidnapped and assaulted a woman was shot and killed by a Phoenix Police officer after he grabbed the officer's gun during a struggle.
The officer responded to a home near 71st Avenue and Thomas Road at about 8 p.m. Sunday, following a 911 call reporting a fight. The officer saw a man running from the area and chased him on foot.
The suspect attacked the officer and attempted to grab his sidearm during a struggle in which the suspect was fatally shot by the officer. The suspect has been identified as a California gang member, reports AZFamily.com.