UPDATE: Authorities identify Oro Valley man killed in officer-involved shooting
TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - The Oro Valley man killed in an officer-involved shooting Saturday, Nov. 21, has been identified.
The Oro Valley Police Department said Douglas Hatfield, 75, died after he was shot by officer Robert Cox Jr.
The incident began when officers went to a home in the 10000 block of North Poinsettia Drive for a welfare check.
According to the OVPD, Hatfield came to the front door, pulled a firearm and pointed it at officers while they were trying to talk to him.
Cox, an eight-year veteran of the OVPD, was placed on administrative leave.
The OVPD said it recovered multiple firearms and ammunition from with the home.
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