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Suspect dead after officer involved shooting in response to disturbance on Aenon Church Road

Suspect dead after officer involved shooting in response to disturbance on Aenon Church Road
Suspect dead after officer involved shooting in response to disturbance on Aenon Church Road(WCTV)
Published: Oct. 2, 2020 at 8:59 PM EDT
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TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV)- The Leon County Sheriff’s Office has released more information about the officer-involved shooting on 200 block of Aenon Church Road.

According to police, they received a phone call regarding a possible hostage situation at the location. Once they arrived near the crime scene, they came in contact with the person who made the phone call and was notified that an armed white male broke into the house and is holding someone hostage.

More deputies arrived to the scene and then came in contact with two people in the driveway.

Officers say the suspect opened fire on the deputies, and the deputies fired back, injuring the suspect.

The deputies involved in the shooting are being placed on administrative leave.

The investigation is still open at this time.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) - The suspect at the officer involved shooting in response to a disturbance on Aenon Church Road has been confirmed dead.

The suspect’s identity has not been reported, as of now.

One person who was inside the home during the incident was not harmed.

The officers involved are also okay.

This investigation is ongoing

This is a developing story. We will provide updates as we receive more information.

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. (WCTV) - WCTV has confirmed the Leon County sheriff’s office is currently working an officer-involved shooting.

Details are very few right now.

We did talk with a Leon County Sheriff’s Office spokesperson who told us it happened earlier this evening at a home off of Aenon Church Road. LCSO tells us they were called out to the home for some type of disturbance.

At this time, we do not know what led to the shots being fired.

LCSO tells us the suspect was shot. We’re not sure the identity of that person or how serious their injuries are.

We’re told the officer involved is okay. We also don’t know their identity at this time.

LCSO says, right now, there is no threat to the public.

We have a reporter headed to the scene and will bring you updates as we receive them.

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