Schools in the area were ordered on lockdown by members of the Flagstaff Police Department.The pursuing officers heard what they believed to be a round shot by the suspect in the alley area between Florence and Park.This incident is still under investigation and further information will be released as obtained. He is leaving the building and not obeying police commands.XXX ORIGINAL POST: We are diligently working to bring you the latest news surrounding reports of a deadly shooting that just occurred near the Drury Inn in Flagstaff. Officers are establishing a perimeter, lost visual of the suspect briefly.
No officers or citizens were struck by gunfire during the incident. The man is described as a middle aged Native American male.
The suspect was given commands to drop the weapon and left the Conference Center walking west along Butler Avenue towards Milton.
Several officers from the Flagstaff Police Department were called to assist, and as the officers arrived in the area they observed the suspect, carrying a weapon in his right hand and not complying after he had been ordered to drop the weapon.
The investigation reveals the suspect fired one round at this scene.
Two officers were involved in the shooting resulting in the death of the suspect. Collin Seay with the Flagstaff Police Department, and Officer Dillon Jenkins with the Northern Arizona University Police Department.