Trooper Fatally Shoots Suspect

By: Associated Press
By: Associated Press

Authorities say a breaking-and-entering suspect who led police on a chase has been killed in a shootout with officers in Livingston County.

Investigators say the man was shot Monday by a Michigan State Police trooper in Green Oak Township, about 35 miles northwest of Detroit.

Police say the chase begin after a 911 call about a break-in. Police found the suspect's vehicle and the chase ended at the suspect's home.

The suspect reportedly fired at police during a confrontation. His name wasn't immediately released.

The shooting is under investigation. In keeping with state police policy, the trooper involved in the shooting has been placed on administrative leave. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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