Roberto Salgado Death – Obituary – A homicide suspect was killed and a Southern California police officer wounded during a shootout early Monday morning after an hours-long pursuit, authorities said.
Roberto Salgado, 39, was shot multiple times and pronounced dead at a hospital, Escondido police said in a news release. The officer was shot in the left side of his chest and has been released from the hospital.
Roberto Salgado Death – Obituary, Man fatally shot to death
Salgado was fatally struck and an officer was injured. The female passenger was not injured.
Escondido is about 30 miles (48.28 kilometers) north of San Diego.