TUCSON, Ariz. — Authorities say Tucson police have shot and killed a woman holding a gun and shot another man after the woman called 911 and said she was going to commit suicide.
Police said the woman was shot early Saturday outside a Tucson home by three Tucson officers.
According to police, officers arrived to the house shortly after the 911 call and found a woman with the gun outside the home. Police said a man was standing next to her.
The woman, whose name has not been released, was shot after officers spoke with her. She was transported to a nearby hospital where she later died.
The man, whose name was also not released, was transported to the hospital with non-life threatening injuries.
Internal Affairs detectives are conducting an investigation.
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