ATWATER — The Merced County Sheriff’s Department is investigating an officer-involved-shooting in Atwater that left one man dead.
Authorities were at a home in the area of 2600 Atwater Boulevard serving a search warrant. They say when they made contact with the suspect, he became violent and had a weapon.
Deputies and officers shot the suspect. It is not known how man times he was struck by bullets.
No officers or deputies were injured.
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