Officer-involved fatal shooting investigated

Published 04/23 2014 01:00PM

Updated 04/23 2014 05:48PM

Update: 5:03 pm
LINCOLN -- An area man killed in an officer-involved shooting has been identified. Police say 62-yaer old Donald Letterlee had a gun and was fighting with a woman at the Glass House Tavern.

Officers responded to the scene and fired shots. Letterlee died at the scene. Illinois State Police are investigating. The officer is on administrative leave.
Original: 1:00 pm
LINCOLN -- Illinois State Police are investigating a shooting which left an area man dead. Police responded to a bar in the 700-block of Pulaski Street. An armed man was physically fighting with a woman inside the bar.

When officers arrived, they engaged the suspect. He was pronounced dead at the scene. The woman was taken to the hospital with minor injuries. The shooting is under investigation.

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