Officer involved shooting in Marshall, Minnesota leaves man dead

December 18, 2023

MARSHALL, Minn. (AP) — Police in Marshall, Minnesota say an officer shot and killed a man early Sunday after spotting him stabbing a woman.

The officer responded around 2:40 a.m. to a domestic disturbance. Authorities said the officer used a Taser on the man after seeing the woman was being stabbed. Ultimately, shots were fired, although the news release provided few details.

The suspect died at the scene and that the woman was flown to a hospital in Sioux Falls in critical condition. Neither of their names were immediately released.

Police asked the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension to investigate.