Hutchinson police officer shoots suspect

10:40 AM, Oct 25, 2013   |    comments
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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.

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With information from www.hutchinsonleader.com

 

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