LEESBURG, Fla. (AP) - Leesburg Police officials say an officer has shot and killed a man during a traffic stop altercation.
Police said the officers pulled over the unidentified victim Tuesday morning when a fight ensued and shots were fired. No other details were given.
The man was pronounced dead at the hospital.
The Florida Department of Law Enforcement will investigate.
WKMG-TV (http://www.ittybittyurl.com/1jIP) reports the office will be placed on administrative leave during the investigation, which is standard policy.
Information from: WKMG-TV, http://www.local6.com/index.html
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