HUTCHINSON, Minn. - A man is fighting for his life after a police officer-involved shooting in Hutchinson Friday morning.
Officers were dispatched on a call of a man sleeping in the doorway of the Fair Lane Apartments at 455 High Street just after 8 a.m. Hutchinson Police Chief Daniel Hatten says there was brief confrontation between the suspect and officers, which resulted in the man being shot by an officer.
The suspect was rushed to a local hospital where he underwent emergency surgery.
As is common practice, the incident is being investigated by Hutchinson PD, McLeod County Sheriff, and the BCA.
With information from www.hutchinsonleader.com
(Copyright 2013 by KARE. All Rights Reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed. )