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TPD investigating officer-involved shooting near 22nd and Craycroft, suspect identified

Posted at 11:02 AM, Oct 11, 2019
and last updated 2019-10-12 19:15:21-04

TUCSON, Ariz. — One man is dead following an officer involved shooting near 22nd and Craycroft.

Police have identified the suspect as 56-year-old David Doyle.

Police say multiple calls were made around 9:00 a.m. Friday morning of reports with a man in his 50s walking a neighborhood holding a gun near the area of 5700 block of East Eastland Street.

Police say "Several 911 callers reported the suspect was in the residential neighborhood waving a gun around."

When police arrived, Doyle ran into his backyard.

Officers tried to talk to him, but it was not successful.

Police say "During the interaction, gunfire was exchanged between one of the officers on scene and the suspect."

Doyle was hit by gunfire. Officers immediately rendered aid.

TFD took Doyle to Banner University Medical Center where he later died.

Detectives are still investigating the incident.

According to TPD, no officers were injured.

Anyone with information about this incident is asked to call 88-CRIME.