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Officer involved shooting leaves one dead in Caddo Parish

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An officer involved shooting leaves one man dead in Caddo Parish.  According to authorities Caddo Sheriff's Deputies responded to a disturbance call in front of a house in the 6800 block of North Colony just after eight Wednesday evening.  Police say they found a man sitting in a car with a blowtorch threatening to kill himself by blowing up the car.  Some point later the officer shot the man one time while he was still in the car.  He was transported to LSU Health in Shreveport where he later died.  Police say family members were inside and outside of the house at the time of the incident.  No names have been released but the Caddo Sheriff's Office says they are familiar with the house and the suspect.  Stay with KTBS and ktbs.com for the latest on this developing story.





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