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Philip Sanders Death – How did Philip Sanders die? – cause of death – dead : obituary – tributes

Philip Sanders Cause of death – What happened?

  • Date of death: June 29, 2021
  • Death Age: 32-year-old
  • Cause of Death : shot to death

A Corpus Christi police officer was shot and a man is dead after officers responded to reports of vehicle burglaries in Flour Bluff.

Philip Sanders, 32, was shot and killed by police officers Tuesday morning after police say he fired shots at them during a foot chase.

Officers were dispatched to the 9500 block of Blue Jay at 3 a.m. for reports of a person burglarizing vehicles in the neighborhood, officials said. Another call came in around 3:17 a.m. from the 900 block of Quetzal saying that a person was in their yard, looking into their residence.

Officers arrived and saw a person that fit the description of the reporting parties, officials said. That person, now identified as Sanders, immediately started running from police. Officers went after the suspect, who began to fire multiple shots, hitting one officer.

The officer returned fire, along with another officer on scene, and Sanders was hit and killed.

Philip Sanders Obituary, Funeral Arrangement

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