Salt River Police Officer Shot
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|Salt River officer shot|
Jan. 15, 2004 07:00 AM
A Salt River police officer was shot shortly after 3 a.m. in the area of Mesa Drive and McKellips.
Mesa police spokesman Tim Gaffney said the officer was checking on a suspicious vehicle when he called in to say he had been shot and was driving himself to a hospital.
Gaffney said the obr>
Mesa, Scottsdale and Salt River police and the Department of Public Safety began looking for the suspect, and he was apprehended later, media reports say.