Posted: Sep 4, 2013 6:13 AM by Associated Press
PHOENIX (AP) - Police say two Phoenix police officers were shot and wounded while apprehending two men sought in an earlier shooting.
The officers' wounds are not considered life-threatening.
According to police, a Phoenix officer spotted and stopped a vehicle with two men sought in a shooting earlier Tuesday evening in Mesa.
One man was taken into custody right away while the other ran off. A police dog then found that man hiding under a parked car in a driveway.
Police say the man under the car fired a shotgun at approaching officers, hitting two of them. Police arrested the man, who was bitten by the police dog.
Details on the Mesa shooting aren't immediately available.
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