Final suspect in death of Chandler detective behind bars

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PHOENIX -- Police have arrested a sixth man in connection with the shooting death of an undercover Chandler police officer drug a drug operation in Phoenix.

Christopher Paul Gonzales, 33, was wounded in the July 28 shootout and has been in the hospital. He was arrested Friday.

Gonzales, the final suspect in the case, is being held at Maricopa County Jail on a variety of charges, including murder.

Detective Carlos Ledesma was killed in the gun battle. Two other officers were shot.

Five other men are facing charges in connection with the operation, which started with a $250,000 marijuana deal.

The undercover officers were ambushed before they could arrest the suspects.