Suspect Shot, Killed Following Chase
BELLEVIEW, Fla. (AP) - Sheriff's deputies in central Florida
fatally shot a man who fired on them during a pursuit.
The Citrus County Sheriff's Office says the 48-year-old man
fired at deputies who responded to a call at a residence before
dawn Monday. Officers from several agencies chased him into Marion
County, where he eventually was killed during a gunfight.
The man also shot at a Marion County school bus, but there were
no children on board and the driver wasn't hurt. No deputies were
The man's name hasn't been released.
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement is investigating.
- Former Police Captain's Son is Shot, Killed
- Man shot, killed in Fort McCoy home
- Friend speaks out after Putnam County man shot, killed
- Neighbors voice concerns after corrections office shot, killed in driveway
- 'Day of Healing' planned in honor of 16-year-old shot, killed
- Dixie Sheriff's Captain Killed in Gunfight, Suspect Shot
- 5 Shot, 1 Dead at Williston Festival
- Two People Shot, Two Homes Invaded
- Two men shot, dead within hours of each other
- Dog shot, left on side of the road