Officer Involved Shooting in Greeley
This morning at about 8:40 a.m. there was an officer involved shooting in Greeley located in the 600 block of 48th Ave. Officers responded to a report of a suspicious vehicle.
When the officers arrived, they attempted to make contact with a male and then a foot chase began. Law enforcement was able to make contact with the suspect around the 4000 block of 7th Street. The suspect then brandished a knife to the officers. Trying to subdue the suspect with a taser was not successful. At that time an officer fired his weapon, injuring the suspect. He was transported to a nearby hospital for treatment. Currently, the Critical Incident Response Team is investigating the incident. No officers were injured.
Source: Weld County Sheriff's Office