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MINNESOTA NEWS BRIEFS: Man shot and killed by police in Brooklyn Center


BROOKLYN CENTER, Minn. -- A man was killed early this morning in an altercation with police in Brooklyn Center.

Officers pulled over a vehicle near the intersection of Shingle Creek Parkway and the entrance ramp to westbound I-94, and say the driver struggled with police and was shot and killed. The Hennepin County Sheriff's Office is investigating.


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Sean Scallon
Sean Scallon has been a reporter and Sports Editor at the Pierce County Herald newspaper in Ellsworth since 1998. He holds a bachelors degree in communication arts from the University of Wisconsin-Madison. He's also worked at newspapers in Glenwood City, Wisconsin; Marion, Illinois and Shawano, Wisconsin. Sean also works as a sports reporter for other newspapers and websites in RiverTown Multimedia from River Falls to Hudson to New Richmond and Red Wing.
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