Intruder fatally shot at Phoenix apartment; second suspect on the loose

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By Andrew Michalscheck By Andrew Michalscheck

PHOENIX -- Phoenix police said an intruder was fatally shot Wednesday night while breaking into an apartment near 19th Avenue and Thunderbird.

Police said two intruders, at least one of whom was armed, entered the apartment and confronted the resident.

A shooting took place, and one of the intruders was killed.

The second intruder fled the scene on foot and has not been located.

Police have not released any information on the outstanding suspect.

The resident of the apartment is believed to be ok.