Finally, another officer tapped my window and gestured to turn around and go back.
KTUU has this:
According to APD spokesperson Dani Myren, police were conducting an agency assist for “U.S. Treasury federal agents” near the intersection of Bragaw Street and Mountain View Drive at about 4:15 p.m.
“It looks like we were assisting on a felony extraditable warrant,” Myren said.
Myren says it’s not clear whether the man was trying to commit suicide, but confirms that he did shoot himself and is in unknown condition.
“It looks like there’s a self-inflicted injury at the very least,” Myren said.