San Diego officer shot in head, suspect killed in gun battle
A San Diego police officer was shot twice in the head during a gun battle with two or more fleeing suspects, officials said.
One suspect was fatally shot, and a second was barricaded inside a house surrounded by a San Diego Police Department SWAT team.
The officer was rushed to a hospital, where his condition is unknown.
What started the gun battle was unclear. Early reports indicated that it began about 5:30 p.m. with an attempted robbery at a fast food restaurant in the City Heights neighborhood.
-- Tony Perry in San Diego