Man killed in police shooting at Poulsbo
Wednesday, February 8, 2012
POULSO, Wash. (AP) -- The Kitsap County sheriff's office is investigating the Wednesday night police shooting that left a young man dead in Poulsbo.
Sheriff's Deputy Scott Wilson says police responded to a report of the man waving and firing a gun outside the Les Schwab tire store.
Witnesses told the Kitsap Sun (http://is.gd/nPugBe ) when police arrived they heard a single shot and then a volley of shots.
Wilson says the man was pronounced dead at the scene. No one else was injured.
Three Poulsbo officers have been placed on paid leave for the investigation.
Information from: Kitsap Sun, http://www.kitsapsun.com/