Fresno shooting leads to suspect shot by police near Chandler Executive Airport, officers say

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FRESNO, California (KGPE) – A man is in critical condition in the hospital following a shooting by officers with Fresno Police late Thursday – which began after officers say the man shot a woman before attempting to flee the scene.

According to Fresno Police, the initial call at around 9 p.m. detailed a woman near Whitesbridge and Thorne avenues. The suspect attempted to flee the scene and the responding officers began a pursuit.

Officers say the pursuit ended with a crash near Chandler Executive Airport and the suspect was shot by an officer.

Both suspect and victim are in a critical condition in the hospital. No other injuries were reported.

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July 23 2021 05:30 pm

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