Vallejo police shoot, kill suspect after chase

February 12, 2011 12:23:00 PM PST
Vallejo police say officers shot and killed a suspect following a chase.

The shooting occurred Friday after police began pursuing the suspect's vehicle around 4:30 p.m.

It's not clear what led to the chase or how long it lasted. Police tell the Vallejo Times-Herald that officers opened fire after the man exited his vehicle and pulled out a gun. The suspect has not been identified.

Police say the gun was recovered after the shooting.

This is the second shooting involving a Vallejo police officer since December.

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