Police: N Carolina authorities fatally shoot person at fire

April 26, 2019 - 6:16 am

APEX, N.C. (AP) — Police in North Carolina say authorities fatally shot a person at the scene of a house fire in Apex.

News outlets report authorities didn't immediately identify the slain person or the officers involved.

Apex police Capt. Mitch McKinney says officers and Wake County Sheriff's deputies responded to the home late Thursday. He says the Apex Fire Department also responded to put out the fire.

He says it's unclear what led to the shooting and how many police officers or deputies were involved.

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