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A Kokomo man is dead after a police involved shooting

WABASH COUNTY, Ind. – The Indiana State Police are investigating a police shooting after a Kokomo man died on Wednesday.

The Wabash County Sheriff’s and Huntington County Sheriff’s Departments responded to a burglary call shortly before 4:30 p.m.

According to ISP, the tip led the deputies to Wabash CR 400 North near Wabash CR 500 East.

When the deputies arrived, they found the 29-year-old male suspect in a pickup truck in a field.

Officials say evidence indicated the male was armed with a shotgun.

ISP says there was an incident that led three Wabash deputies and one Huntington deputy to fire gunshots at the suspect.

The man died from gunshot wounds, though no officers were injured.

Troopers are still investigating this case.

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