UPDATE: Suspect in officer-involved shooting released from hospital, now in Pima Co. Jail

Published: Oct. 27, 2016 at 4:36 PM MST|Updated: Oct. 29, 2016 at 1:13 AM MST
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TUCSON, AZ (Tucson News Now) - Update from the Tucson Police Department, on Friday the suspect in the officer-involved shooting,  Marcus De La Torre was released from the hospital and has been booked into the Pima County Jail.  He faces the following charges:

  • attempted 1st degree murder
  • aggravated assault on a peace officer with a deadly weapon
  • misconduct involving weapons – prohibited possessor

The Tucson Police Department released video Thursday from the officer-involved shooting that happened Monday night, Oct. 24, on the city's south side.

TPD held a news conference at 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 27, and Tucson News Now's Monica Grimaldo was there. Follow her on Twitter for updates.

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Assistant Chief Ramon Batista and Chief of Police Chris Magnus spoke and dash cam video and radio dispatch audio was played.

The incident happened near 36th and Park Avenue when officers tried to stop 33-year-old Marcus De La Torre.

READ MORE: Tucson police release identity of officer, suspect involved in Monday night shooting

TPD said De La Torre, who was on a bike, wouldn't stop and shot at the officers during a chase. He was shot several times by officers but is in stable condition at a local hospital.

The officers involved in the shooting were Robert Orduno and Robert Miranda. Orduno has been with the TPD for 10 years while Miranda is a 12-year veteran.

A bullet from De La Torre's handgun grazed Miranda's head, according to the TPD. Miranda was treated and released from a local hospital.

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