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Suspect killed during officer-involved shooting in Houma

HOUMA, LA (WAFB) -

A man is dead after a shooting involving an officer in Houma.

The shooting happened on Woodlawn Ranch Road near the LA 56 intersection in Terrebonne Parish. 

Troopers say officers with Terrebonne Parish Sheriff's Office, Houma Police Department, and Louisiana State Police were chasing a white male who was suspected of theft. The chase ended after officers used spike strips.

The suspect reportedly got out of his car and pointed a gun at the officers, who then shot the suspect. He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The suspect has not yet been identified.

Louisiana State Police is investigating the case for all of the agencies involved.

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