MIAMI (CBSMiami) – The Florida Department of Law Enforcement confirmed Friday that 20 law enforcement officers were involved in a deadly police-involved shooting in Miramar last December.
A police pursuit of a hijacked UPS truck ended in a deadly shootout involving at least one Florida Highway Patrol trooper and 19 police officers, FDLE officials said.READ MORE: French Forces Kill ISIS Leader Believed To Be Responsible For Sgt. La David Johnson’s Death
The FDLE reports 15 Miami-Dade officers, three Miramar police officers, and one Pembroke Pines officer fired their weapons during the incident.READ MORE: COVID Booster Shot Confusion Ahead Of FDA Advisory Committee Meeting
Two suspects, the truck driver, and one bystander died during the exchange of fire.MORE NEWS: Rodney Rodriguez, Driver In High-Speed Crash That Killed 3, Finally Booked Into Jail
The FDLE says this confirmed number could rise or fall slightly as it continues its investigation.