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: Florida House Unanimously Approves School Safety Bill
The FDLE reports 15 Miami-Dade officers, three Miramar police officers, and one Pembroke Pines officer fired their weapons during the incident.READ MORE: Miami Weather: Mix Of Sun & Clouds, Building Easterly Breeze
Two suspects, the truck driver, and one bystander died during the exchange of fire.MORE NEWS: Moped Crash On County Line Road Leaves One Dead, One In Critical Condition
The FDLE says this confirmed number could rise or fall slightly as it continues its investigation.