MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — The Minnesota Department of Public Safety has released new information on a deadly officer involved shooting this week.

On Thursday morning, Washington County sheriff’s deputies responded to a call of a suicidal man near the intersection of Lake Elmo Avenue and 34th Street North in Lake Elmo.

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Investigators say deputies made contact with 23-year-old Benjamin Evans, who was holding a gun. Officers attempted to persuade him to put down the gun.

At one point, deputy Brian Krook shot Evans. He was taken to Regions Hospital, where he died.

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A handgun was recovered near Evans at the scene.

Krook is now on administrative leave which is standard procedure.

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The Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension was brought in to investigate the shooting. Officials said they’re evaluating whether or not the shooting was captured on body cameras or dashboard cameras.