PAGE, Ariz. – Authorities say a Navajo Nation police officer has been shot and killed while answering a domestic violence call in a small community south of Page, Ariz.
Officials tell KRQE-TV in Albuquerque that Sgt. Darrell Curley died at the hospital in Page after being shot in the town of Kaibito on Saturday night. Another injured officer was treated and released.
The tribe issued a statement to the station saying President Ben Shelly and Vice President Rex Lee Jim were praying for Curley's family.
KOB-TV in Albuquerque says Curley was shot after responding to a fight between two brothers.
The FBI is assisting the tribe with the investigation.