UPDATE: Officer on administrative leave after fatal officer-involved shooting

Published: Oct. 18, 2019 at 9:09 AM EDT
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Officials have identified the man who died after a police chase ended with an officer-involved shooting in St. Joseph County, Michigan.

According to Michigan State Police, the Bristol (Indiana) Police Department was involved in a chase that entered White Pigeon, Michigan, at around 12:37 a.m. Friday.

Shots were fired by an officer after the suspect crashed into a patrol car near the intersection of Barker and Vistula roads.

The suspect suffered gunshot wounds and died at the scene after officers and medical personnel administered aid.

The deceased suspect has been identified as David Sanders, a 46-year-old white man from Three Rivers, Michigan.

No firearms were found in his possession or in his vehicle.

The officer involved suffered minor injuries and has been placed on administrative leave, per department protocol. That person's name has not been released.

Michigan State Police are conducting the investigation.

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