AVONDALE, AZ (3TV/CBS5) -- Avondale police have been involved in a deadly shooting in a grocery store parking lot.
It happened around 6 p.m. Sunday near Elliot Road and Estrella Parkway in Estrella Mountain Ranch.
Officers say they followed a suspect in a stolen car to a Walgreen's at Estrella Mountain Ranch. When officers attempted to apprehend the suspect, there was a confrontation and the suspect was shot, police say.
The suspect was transported to a hospital where he later died. No one else was hurt.
Glendale police will be taking over the investigation.
This is the seventh officer-involved shooting reported in the state of Arizona this year. The most-recent shooting was just two days ago.
A 65-year-old man was shot and killed following a standoff with Yavapai County Sheriff's deputies Friday night.
On Friday night, a 65-year-old man was shot and killed following a standoff with Yavapai County Sheriff's deputies Friday night near Prescott Valley.