Dallas police said an officer was placed on administrative leave after he was involved in a shooting Saturday evening.[[373658121,R]]
According to police, officers were called to reports of a disturbance at an apartment complex in the 8200 block of Willoughby Boulevard at about 9:45 p.m. Saturday.
A witness told the first arriving officer there was a man standing in the common area of the apartment with a shotgun. When the gunman saw the officer, he "turned toward the officer and pointed the shotgun at him," according to the police statement.
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The officer fired at the man but did not strike him, police said.
The man, who was not immediately identified, was arrested and will be charged with aggravated assault on a public servant, the statement said.
No one was hurt and the investigation is ongoing.
The officer who fired his gun was placed on administrative leave, per department policy.