PD: Suspect dies following officer-involved shooting in Phoenix

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PHOENIX (3TV/CBS 5) -

A suspect has died following an officer-involved shooting in Phoenix Saturday morning. 

At around 7:45 a.m., Phoenix police responded to a call of a man with a gun near the area of 35th and Dunlap avenues.

According to police, 48-year-old Ronald Barney was pointing a gun at neighbors. 

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When officers arrived at the scene, Barney then fled into a vehicle and left the residence. Police were able to locate a suspect a block away, police said. 

The officers then approached Barney on foot, that's when the suspect pointed a handgun at the officers. 

Police said that one of the officers then shot Barney. 

Barney was transported to a local hospital where he later died from his injuries. 

No officers were hurt during the incident. 

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