Man shot by Santa Fe officer, Thursday night
POSTED: Friday, August 9, 2013 - 9:23am
UPDATED: Friday, August 9, 2013 - 11:51am
Santa Fe County, NM (KTSM) — New Mexico State Police have confirmed that a man was shot by a Santa Fe police officer, Thursday night.
State police say that there is currently two crime scenes.
First police tried to stop a vehicle that matched the description of a stolen vehicle given out earlier in the day at the Allsups on Cerrillos Road.
According to police, the male suspect then started shooting at them.
Police say they pursued the suspect down Cerrillos Road to Big 5 Sporting Goods.
Shortly after, the suspect was shot by SFPD.
The man was taken to St. Vincent’s Regional Medical Center. At this time, we don't know the identity but police say he is alive.
The investigation continues.