KSP investigating officer involved shooting in Calloway County - WSIL-TV 3 Southern Illinois

KSP investigating officer involved shooting in Calloway County

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UPDATE - 11/2 at 10: 15 p.m. : 

After further investigation, a Calloway County sheriff’s deputy and an officer with the Murray Police Department responded to Radio Road in the Dexter community regarding a suspicious person.

Following an altercation with law enforcement, a male subject was fatally shot.

Neither officer was injured during the altercation.

An autopsy is scheduled for tomorrow, November 3rd, in Madisonville, Kentucky.

The names of the deceased and the officers involved are not being released at this time due to the ongoing investigation.

ORIGINAL -11/2 at 3 p.m. : 

Detectives with Kentucky State Police and the KSP Critical Incident Response Team are currently investigating an officer-involved shooting in the Dexter community of Calloway County.

Law enforcement received notification of the incident at approximately 1:30 p.m. on Saturday and are on scene at this time.

Preliminary investigation shows multiple officers in Calloway County responded to the Dexter community reference a suspicious person.

News 3 will update this story as more details come into the newsroom. 

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