Northglenn, CO, police say an officer was treated and released after being shot multiple times early Saturday morning. The officer's body armor prevented any serious injury.
The incident started around 1:10 a.m. at 112th Avenue and Huron Street at a Diamond Shamrock gas station.
Two officers were conducting a traffic stop when a person got out of a vehicle and began firing at one of the officers, striking him multiple times.
The officer returned fire, striking the suspect. The suspect was transported to a local hospital where he remains in critical condition, KUSA TV reports.