Garrett Ryberg

Garrett Ryberg's mug shot from previous arrest.

MESA, AZ (3TV/CBS 5)-- A man is dead following an officer-involved shooting in Mesa Saturday morning. 

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The incident occurred just after 8 a.m. at a business near the Loop 202 and Alma School Road

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According to Mesa police, a 27-year-old man, later identified as Garrett Ryberg, was going through vehicles. Arizona's Family obtained a mug shot of Ryberg from a previous arrest.

When business employees tried to confront him, they noticed he had a gun. When officers arrived, they found Ryberg hiding in one of the trucks. 

Officers said they approached him and when he pointed a gun at them, officers then shot him.

Ryberg was pronounced dead at the scene.

An ADOT camera showed heavy police presence at a building near the Loop 202. 

No officers or employees were hurt in the incident. 

 


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