Posted by on February 6, 2017 3:44 am
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(BANT) – Officials say one man is dead following a police shooting after an officer responded to reports of some kind of fight Sunday afternoon in Fremont.

A police spokesman said they got a call around 4:15 p.m. of the unknown altercation in a business center near Mowry Avenue and Sutter Drive.

An officer arrived at the scene and started talking to a person he thought had been involved in the altercation. The situation escalated between that suspect and the officer, leading to the the officer pulling his gun and shooting the suspect, who died at the scene.

The officer who was taken to a hospital and treated for non life-threatening injuries. The officer has since been released.