LITTLE ROCK One man is dead Friday afternoon following an altercation with police officers in Little Rock.
Little Rock police spokesman Sgt. Cassandra Davis said two Little Rock police officers responded to a disturbance call at 1107 Gillette Drive about 4:30 p.m.
When officers arrived, a man and a woman were involved in a domestic dispute inside the residence. Davis said an altercation followed, and at least one of the officers shot the man.
The man was transported to Baptist Health Medical Center, where he died from his injuries. Police are continuing to investigate the scene and have blocked a portion of Gillette Drive to the intersection of Leawood Boulevard. Davis would not release further details regarding the altercation, except that the two officers will be placed on paid leave pending investigation.
The identities of those involved have not yet been released.
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