Devils Lake police name officer involved in fatal shooting

August 29, 2018

DEVILS LAKE, N.D. (AP) — The Devils Lake Police Department has identified the officer who shot and killed a man earlier this summer.

Detective Brandon Potts shot and killed 26-year-old Daniel Fuller on July 5 after officers responded to a call about a suspicious person. Police say Fuller died after a struggle ended with Potts’ gun being fired.

The state Bureau of Criminal Investigation is handling the case.

Potts was placed on paid administrative leave, which is standard policy. He’s a 10-year veteran of the force.

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