PHOENIX – Phoenix police say an officer has died after a shooting that left a burglary suspect dead.
The officer has been identified as David Glasser, 35, with the Phoenix Police Department. Glasser was with the department for 12 years and has a wife and two small children.
Police say the incident occurred Wednesday afternoon after a Laveen homeowner called to say his son allegedly was stealing guns from him.
Officers responded and found the suspect in a vehicle and shots were exchanged.