One man dead after officer involved shooting in Paradise area.

Dec 29, 2014 8:33 PM by Debbie Cobb

Butte County authorities remain at the scene of an officer involved shooting in the Paradise area. The incident happened just before 5pm on Good View Road just south of the Paradise Airport.

Butte County Sheriff Kory Honea says his units were called to a Welfare Check on the young man at the residence. Initial response to the call was two deputies. Authorities say the young man was armed and shortly after their arrival the deputy shot the man. There were reports of C-P-R being administered to the shooting victim, who died at the scene. No other details are being released.

The District Attorney and Sheriff Honea both responded, as per protocal. The Officer Involved Shooting Task Force has been activated. Action News Now will continue to follow the story throughout the night.


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