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Elkhart Police Investigating Burglary Involved In Shooting

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): On Sunday, Elkhart City Police were called to a burglary in progress at 332 West Hubbard.  When police arrived, two suspects fled the scene.  Officers pursued on foot and caught one without incident.  One other suspect was shot after he continued the foot chase and pointed a gun at officers.

No officers were hurt.  The shot suspect died as a result of the police gunfire.  

The name of the victim has yet to be released.

The names of the officers involved in the shooting have not been released by the Elkhart City Police Department. 

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