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Man dead in Officer-involved shooting

DANVILLE, Ill. - One person is dead after police responded to a domestic disturbance call in the early hours of June 12th.

Police arrived to a home at the 600-block of Sherman, with reports of a man that had been threatened someone with a firearm.

The suspect had left the home by the time police arrived.

A description of the subject went out to patrol officers who spotted a vehicle and person matching the description. While conducting the traffic stop the driver was ordered to show his hands and exit the vehicle. Authorities say the man "had a firearm in his hand and ignored the officers' orders at which point the officers fired."

The 34-year old man was pronounced dead. His name has not yet been released yet and no further information is available at this time 

An Investigation is still ongoing.


 


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