Springfield Police Reviewing Deadly Officer-Involved Shooting

(Springfield, IL)  —  Investigators in Springfield are reviewing the evidence after a deadly officer-involved shooting. It happened yesterday. Police say the victim was throwing rocks at passing cars and tossed a rock at the officer’s car. When the officer tried to arrest the man, a fight broke out, and police say the officer shot the man in the chest. The victim’s family say the man was mentally ill, and say police should have known that.

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