Suspect dies after officer-involved shooting in Aurora

Vermont State Police say a trooper and a Richmond police officer shot and killed a person Sunday afternoon after a traffic stop on Interstate 89 southbound in Bolton.

Police in Vermont have shot and killed a person following a traffic stop.

Brown was one of the troopers who fired a shot in the Montpelier shooting. He also was one of five troopers who fired shots in another shooting involving the tactical team last September in Poultney that left Michael Battles, who was also wielding a BB gun, dead.

Head of Vermont State Police tactical team taken off unit

State police say a trooper and a Richmond police officer shot the person Sunday afternoon after a traffic stop on Interstate 89 southbound in Bolton.

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Authorities say the person was taken to a hospital, where he later died. No one else was injured.

Vermont State Police: Police-involved shooting closes one lane of I-89

State police have not identified the person who was shot or the two officers involved.

AURORA, Colo. — Police in a Denver suburb say one of their officers shot a man dead during a traffic stop.

AURORA | Police have released few details about a man shot dead by an Aurora police officer during a traffic stop near Smoky Hill Road and South Mobile Way late Saturday night.

Aurora police officer Diana Cooley says in a blog post the shooting happened after officers approached a man in his car late Saturday.

Cooley says police found a weapon in the man’s car. She did not identify the weapon but says at least one officer is on paid leave while the shooting is investigated.


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