WOODBURY, Minn. (WCCO) — Woodbury police say two officers were involved in a shooting late Sunday morning.
Police commander John Altman confirmed the shooting early Sunday afternoon. He said the Washington County Sheriff’s Office dispatch received a call around 11:30 a.m. from a man experiencing “homicidal feelings,” who further stated that he “wanted to die.” Altman said the man then told dispatch to “come kill me.”READ MORE: Wild And Timberwolves Win Big Saturday, United Ties
When officers arrived to the home on the 7000 block of Highpoint Road around 10 minutes later, they say the man “took a shooting stance” toward the officers, prompting them to use “less lethal munitions” as well as “lethal rounds.” It is not clear if the suspect had a weapon.READ MORE: Family Mourns 'Loving' And 'Gentle' St. Paul Man After Fatal Hit-And-Run
The suspect was taken to Regions Hospital where his condition is listed as stable.
None of the officers were injured as a result of the incident.MORE NEWS: Minnesota Gophers Beat Maryland 34-16
The suspect’s name has not been released.