Police: Fugitive shot dead during arrest attempt in Virginia

Police: Fugitive shot dead during arrest attempt in Virginia
Police in Virginia Beach say that a fugitive suffered a fatal gunshot wound while out-of-state officers were trying to make an arrest. (Source: Gray News)

VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (AP) - Police in Virginia Beach say that a fugitive suffered a fatal gunshot wound while out-of-state officers were trying to make an arrest.

Virginia Beach police said in a statement that the shooting occurred shortly after 6:30 a.m. Wednesday.

Police said that the U.S. Marshals led the operation.

Police did identify the suspect who died or the out-of-state law enforcement agency that was involved.

Virginia Beach police said that they will conduct an investigation into the shooting, along with the U.S. Marshals.

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