SPOKANE, Wash.--A Moses Lake police officer shot and killed a male suspect on Monday, according to the Moses Lake Police Department. It happened when officers responded to a disturbance in the 2000 block of S. Belair Street around 5:30 p.m. on Monday.
The suspect was transported to Samaritan Hospital where he later died.
The incident is being investigated by the Columbia Basin Investigative Team, which is compromised of detectives from the Grant County Sheriff’s office, Moses Lake Police Department, Ephrata Police Department, Quincy Police Department, Othello Police Department and the Washington State Patrol.
More information about the incident will not be released until Tuesday afternoon at the earliest, according to the Moses Lake Police Department.