Mandan police were trying to arrest man when he was shot
MANDAN, N.D. (AP) — Police say a Mandan officer who shot a man was trying to arrest him on a number of warrants.
Deputy Chief Lori Flaten says Mandan police along with officers from the Metro Area Narcotics Task Force spotted the man in Frontier Trailer Park Tuesday and tried to pull him over in a traffic stop.
A short time later a Mandan officer fired his or her gun, striking and injuring the man who was taken to the hospital. The man has not been identified. Police have not said what caused the officer to shoot.
The North Dakota Bureau of Criminal Investigations is reviewing the incident.