Updated May 20, 2014 - 8:59 am
Mesa police, man near shopping center exchange gunfire
MESA, Ariz. -- A man exchanged gunfire with Mesa police Monday night, after refusing to put down his weapon.
Police said the man was shot by at least one officer after he fired a gun at them.
Detective Steve Berry said the officers found the man in a parking lot behind a mostly empty strip mall after getting a call about a man with a gun.
No officers were injured in the shooting near McKellips Road and Stapley Drive.
The man's injuries were not life-threatening. His name was not released.