The 35-year-old attacker first shot the ambulance. Tucson Police Chief Chris Magnus said his driver was shot in the head and is in critical condition, and the paramedic sitting next to him was shot in the chest and shoulder, and is in stable condition.
The armed man then drove his car to a nearby house where a fire broke out earlier. Immediately, firefighters and neighbors tried to put out the flames. attacker He started shooting at them. One of the neighbors involved in the firefighting operation was fatally wounded in the head. The assailant also shot another neighbor and a firefighter.
– The attacker got into the car and drove away, the police were already chasing after him – reported to the commander. Several blocks away, the attacker tried to run over a police car that wanted to stop him and shot the officer. The policeman returned fire, wounding the man. the criminal The attacks were found in a hospital in critical condition.
Magnus added that a charred body was found in the house where the fire broke out. The fate of the two or three children who live there is unknown.
The case is still under investigation and the cause of these attacks is not yet known.
“This is a very tragic event, really terrifying, with many question marks,” – said the commander.
Date created: July 19, 2021, 09:01