Police Fatally Shot Man Who Tried To Grab Gun

By: Associated Press Email
By: Associated Press Email

Associated Press Release

MIAMI (AP) -- Miami-Dade police say an officer has fatally shot a man who tried to reach for the officer's gun during an arrest.

Officers responded to a fight between a couple at their home on Saturday and attempted to arrest the 38-year-old man. That's when police say a violent struggle for the officer's gun ensued and officers were forced to shoot.

The victim was pronounced dead at the scene. He has not been unidentified.

The officer was treated for minor injuries.


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