Man arrested after homicide, officer-involved shooting in Nogales
TUCSON, Ariz. (KOLD News 13) - The Nogales Police Department said a homicide suspect was arrested after leading officers on a high-speed chase before shooting at them on Thursday, Jan. 13.
Authorities said they were watching 42-year-old Gustavo Aguilar Chavez, the suspect from a homicide at a Nogales hotel on Jan. 11.
When Chavez saw the officers, he got into a vehicle and started driving away.
Officers chased Chavez onto East Dumbauld Street, where he stopped, got out, and started shooting at officers.
Police found Chavez behind a home on that same street and he was taken into custody.
Arizona DPS is investigating the incident, which is normal for any shooting involving an officer.
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