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Suspect run over by SUV after allegedly shooting at driver

Posted at 9:50 PM, Apr 25, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-26 02:37:04-04

TUCSON, Ariz. -- A suspected shooter is suffering from life-threatening injuries after getting run over by a vehicle they were targeting with gunfire.

Tucson Police say the suspect was shooting at a man and an SUV when the driver accelerated, ran over the alleged shooter and crashed into a cement wall. It happened at North Hill Park Apartments near East Limberlost Drive near North 1st Avenue Thursday night.

The shooter was taken to the hospital with life-threatening injuries.

TPD says a child was in the SUV but was not hurt.

At least one person has been detained for questioning.

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