Mountain View policeman, suspect shot at bar

MOUNTAIN VIEW — A Mountain View police officer and an auto theft suspect have been wounded in a shooting at a local bar.

Police responded Sunday night after someone called authorities to report they saw a man suspected of stealing a vehicle.

Police say the man opened fire, hitting the officer, and police returned fire, hitting the suspect.

The suspect and officer have been taken to Denver Health Medical Center, where the officer was treated for a non-life threatening injury. The suspect’s condition was not available.



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