Ariz. officer on life support after pursuit shooting


Chief: Officer made 'ultimate sacrifice'

A.J. FLICK
Tucson Citizen (Ariz.)

A Tucson police officer is on life support and not expected to live after a man allegedly shot him once in the head. Police Chief Richard Miranda said police Officer Erik Hite, 43, was "ambushed" Sunday after a cross-city pursuit.

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