Chippewa Co. Deputies: Man Dead After Confrontation with Officers

Deputies say a man is dead after a confrontation with officers in Chippewa County.

The sheriff’s office says they got a call around midnight of shots fired at Woodfield Terrace Apartments in Soo Township.

When officers got there, they heard more gun shots.

They say they found a suspect in the hallway of the complex.

Deputies say the man didn’t follow instructions, went inside an apartment and grabbed a gun.

Shots were fired and the man went into a bathroom.

The sheriff’s office says he may have taken his own life.

The MSP crime lab and the sheriff’s office are investigating.