State Police Investigating Trooper and Deputy Involved Shooting in Montcalm County

Michigan State Police are investigating a trooper and Deputy involved shooting.

The shooting happened last night in the 8000 block of Townline Road in Cato Township in Montcalm County.

Deputies from the Montcalm County Sheriff’s Department and Michigan State Troopers from the Lakeview Post were in the process of acting on an arrest warrant for a felonious assault on a 40 year old man.

During the process of making the arrest the suspect shot at the officers with a cross bow hitting a Montcalm County Deputy.

A trooper then shot the suspect at least once.

The suspect was pronounced dead at the scene.

The deputy is at Spectrum Health Butterworth Campus in stable condition.

The trooper has been placed on administrative leave while Michigan State Police conduct their investigation.