LITTLE FALLS, Minn. (WCCO) — A man was killed in an officer-involved shooting in Little Falls, Minn. early Thursday morning.

According to the Morrison County Sheriff’s Office, the 37-year-old victim was reported to be suicidal.

Officers responded to a call just after midnight that the man was in possession of a shotgun. Little Falls Police and county deputies found the man as he was driving.

The man allegedly got out of the vehicle with the shotgun. Officers repeatedly tried to get him to put the gun down, but he didn’t respond to their requests.

Two police officers and two deputies fired their weapons. The man, whose identity has not yet been released, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The investigation has been turned over to the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension.

Comments (6)
  1. mike says:

    it took 4 officers to kill him O M G !!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    1. Chris says:

      I’m sure it could have been accomplished with just one officer, but when dealing with a guy with a gun you don’t have time to choose who gets to shoot .

  2. billy says:

    It seems like more and more people can’t deal with life lately. A lot of people are sucidle lately.

  3. Billy says:

    Happy new year everyone.

  4. Billy says:

    Officers you did a fantastic job in killing a person that wanted to take his own life. HaHa

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