Man dies in shootout with Hemet Police

■ Hemet Police Department / Contributed A man has died after fleeing from Hemet Police and firing at officers in an officer involved shooting, according to police reports. On the evening of Sunday, Nov. 11, a Hemet Police officer attempted to conduct an enforcement stop on a vehicle in the 200 block of South Yale Street in Hemet, according to police. Initially, the vehicle didn’t pull over, then finally stopped in the parking lot of an apartment building nearby, officers said. Immediately after stopping, a passenger in the vehicle jumped out and fled on foot, and an officer gave chase. The male suspect fired a gun at the pursuing officer during

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