Carrollton police shot and killed an armed man after they said he refused to follow commands during a traffic stop.
According to Carrollton police, at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, officers were dispatched to the 1100 block of Walnut Street after a traffic stop turned into a short pursuit.
Carrollton police said 28-year-old Sterling Durant Humbert of Carrollton advanced on the officers at the scene and was armed with a gun. Police said Humbert refused to drop his weapon when told to do so and officers shot him. Humbert was transported to Parkland Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
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Investigators said no officers were injured, and the officers involved have been put on paid administrative leave which is normal for officer-involved shootings.
This investigation is ongoing.