Phoenix Officer Dies From Injuries Sustained in Wednesday Shooting

Officer David Glasser; Photo: Phoenix Police Dept.

Officer David Glasser; Photo: Phoenix Police Dept.

Phoenix Police Officer David Glasser, 35, has died from injuries he sustained in a Wednesday shooting. Officer Glasser had responded to a call of a man stating that his son was stealing his guns.

Officer Glasser sustained grave injuries in the shooting and was listed in "extremely critical" condition until succumbing to his injuries this morning. 

Officer Glasser was a 12-year veteran of the police force and leaves behind a wife and two young children.

Police Chief Joe Yahner said of Glasser, "We lost a hero."

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