Transcript for 3 dead in Colorado shopping district shooting
Want to turn to the latest on the deadly shooting at a popular Colorado shopping district that left three dead including a veteran police officer. Will Carr has the latest. Reporter: Medic, get your gear on. Reporter: What led to a horrific shootout at a busy shopping district just outside Denver. We have an active shooter in Olde town Arvada. Reporter: Three killed including the male shooting suspect and a veteran police officer. Just after 1:00 P.M. Police responded to a 911 call about a suspicious person in the upscale shopping area of Olde town Arvada. Police say when officers confronted the suspect he opened fire hitting officer Gordon Beesley. Another man described as a good samaritan was also killed in the shootout. Many hearing the gunshots running for cover in nearby shops. Some people were, you know, frantic and that's the ones we said, hey, jump in here. Reporter: In the chaos others grabbing their cell phones calling their loved ones. I just wanted them to know I was fine. Reporter: Hours later hundreds of officers and community members lining the streets to honor the loss of one of their own. Officer Beesley is the second officer in Colorado to be shot responding to a shooting this year. In March officer Eric Talley was shot and killed as he raced towards a mass shooting at a grocery store in Boulder. Thanks. Sadly we are seeing shootings
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