MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — A man is dead after authorities say he fired at police officers Friday night in Crystal.
The Hennepin County Sheriff’s office says they received a report just after 5 p.m. of a suicidal man at a residence on the 5100 block of Angeline Avenue.READ MORE: Ettinger Wins Dem Nod For Hagedorn's 1st District Seat; Finstad Leads GOP
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Officers from Crystal, Robbinsdale and New Hope arrived at the scene to find that the man was armed. The neighborhood was evacuated before officers confronted the man.
Authorities say the man fired at officers, who fired back and killed him. No officers were hurt.MORE NEWS: Baby Zebra Born At Como Zoo
The sheriff’s office is leading the investigation.