Indiana police officer killed in shootout
TERRE HAUTE, Ind. – An Indiana police officer was shot and killed Friday evening, KSWB partner WTTV reports.
The officer was shot at the Garden Quarter Apartments in Terre Haute — southwest of Indianapolis — just before 6:30 p.m.
The suspect was inside of a residence in the complex armed with a rifle. Authorities told people near the scene to stay inside and take shelter.
The officer is reportedly with the Terre Haute Police Department and was taken to a hospital where he succumbed to his wounds.
The shooter was later injured and arrested by police.