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Officers involved in deadly shooting

5 years ago February 10, 2010 Feb 10, 2010 Wednesday, February 10 2010 Wednesday, February 10, 2010 6:04:04 AM EST in News
Source: Associated Press

Officers responding to a burglary call shot a man inside a home in Lake Charles.

Authorities said the man was pronounced dead at the scene late Tuesday night. His identity has not been released.

Two officers entered to clear the home and a man entered behind them.  The officers turned and saw the man, who they said was holding a firearm.

Authorities say the officers fired their weapons, believing the man was a threat.

An investigation continues this morning.

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