The investigation into a fatal officer-involved shooting overnight in Coon Rapids continues. Following a traffic stop, a man fled on foot and began shooting his handgun. About a half hour later he was found by a K-9 dog nearby hiding in a back yard. That’s when more gunfire began and the suspect was shot and killed.
It’s believed two officers discharged their weapons. The suspect’s handgun was recovered at the scene. There was a passenger in the suspect’s vehicle. The officers involved were not injured.