Man dead after taking KCK officer's gun and shooting him

December 17, 2018 - 6:29 am
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Kansas City, KS - A man was shot and killed late Sunday after taking an officer's gun and shooting the officer during a struggle.

Officers were responding to a report of indecent exposure, according to KCK Police Chief Terry Zeigler, and made contact with the suspect at his home around 11 p.m. in the 400 block of North 18th Street.

Officer involved shooting. pic.twitter.com/OmdchUmCYS

— Terry Zeigler (@KCKPDChief) December 17, 2018

A struggle ensued, and police say the man grabbed an officer's firearm and shot the officer.

The man was then shot and killed.

The officer suffered a minor would and is ecpected to recover.

The second officer also received minor injuries.

 

 

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