PINEVILLE, La. (KALB) - A person is dead after an officer-involved shooting in Pineville on Saturday.
Officer-involved shooting in Pineville (Source: KALB)
We're told the incident started in Ball when a BPD officer pulled over Michael Neal, 32, of Byram, Mississippi. After the officer made contact, Neal sped away. The officer chased the suspect into Pineville.
The chase ended on Anderson Street, near Olive Street, where the shooting happened. The suspect was shot and taken to the hospital, where he was pronounced dead around 8 p.m. We're told the officer is good condition.
Louisiana State Police are leading the investigation. We will update this when we know more.