One person dead after officer-involved shooting in Devils Lake

Published: Jul. 6, 2018 at 11:15 AM CDT
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One person is dead following an officer involved shooting in Devils Lake.

It happened around 4:30 p.m. Thursday afternoon.

Police were called to the scene of a suspicious suspect. When officers arrived to apprehend the person a struggle ensued. During the struggle, an officer's weapon discharged, resulting in the suspect’s death.

One officer is now on paid administrative leave, and the North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Investigation is handling the case.

More information will be released upon further investigation.