According to TBI spokesperson Kristin Helm, one person was killed in an officer involved shooting on Lock and Dam Road in Jasper Saturday morning.
The Marion County Sheriff’s office say deputies confronted a suspect and the suspect pointed a gun at one of the deputies. That’s when the deputy fired, killing the suspect.
The officer was not injured and no further information is available at this time.
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