Shot Phoenix Cop: 'I May Have Died'

Less than 48 hours after Phoenix police Officer Peter "Chris" Bennett was shot six times in the line of duty, he was walking and talking about what saved him Sunday night.

Less than 48 hours after Phoenix Police Officer Peter "Chris" Bennett was shot six times in the line of duty, he was walking and talking about what saved him Sunday night.

"I think one of the best things I heard in the academy was if someone shoots you, you're already dead," Bennett said. "It's what you do from that point that decides whether you live or not."

Bennett credits his training and mental preparation for how he reacted in the moments after the shooting. The four-year veteran was by himself when he tried to stop a suspect later identified as Brandon McCabe.

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