Cops find, save abducted girl, fatally shoot suspect

The shooting happened moments after officers spotted an armed suspect at a window holding a girl hostage


By Will Kane and Henry K. Lee
The San Francisco Chronicle

SAN JOSE, Calif. — A 42-year-old kidnapping suspect was shot and killed by a San Jose police SWAT team Friday during a raid in which officers rescued the 11-year-old girl he abducted, authorities said.

The alleged kidnapper, Tri Le of San Jose, was shot dead at his apartment on the 3400 block of Pistachio Drive in San Jose about 12:15 p.m., police Sgt. Jason Dwyer said.

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