The Associated Press
FLOWOOD, Miss. — A man is dead after a Flowood police officer allegedly shot him while responding to a burglary call.
Jackson television station WAPT reported the shooting happened Sunday after officers responded to the Woods of Lakeland apartment complex about 9:30 p.m.
The station reported that officers were running after the suspect when they said he pulled a knife and charged the officers on Flowood Drive. That's when police officials said 1 of the officers allegedly shot and killed the suspect.
Neither the dead man's identity nor that of the officers has been released.
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The station says the Mississippi Highway Patrol is investigating the shooting.