CASA GRANDE, AZ (3TV/CBS5) - Casa Grande police are investigating a deadly officer-involved shooting that occurred Thursday night around 9:20 near Pinal Avenue and Cottonwood Lane.

According to police, officers tried to conduct a traffic stop near the south side of Casa Grande, but the driver refused to stop and led them on a pursuit.

The driver, later identified as Francisco Danny Flores of Arizona City, stopped Wood Street and Melrose Drive, and then got out of the car and pointed a weapon at the officers. Police say three officers fired their weapons at him. According to the police, Flores, 30, died at the scene.

No officers were injured.

This is an ongoing investigation.

 

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