A gunfight between a man and deputies with the Johnson County, Mo., Sheriff's Office on Saturday ended when the suspect was killed by officers, Sgt. Collin Stosberg, a Missouri Highway Patrol spokesman, said in a press release issued Saturday night.
Sunday authorities identified the man as Michael McEntee, 70, of Centerview, Mo.
At about 3 p.m., officers were dispatched to a residence on Northwest 475 Road in rural Johnson County on reports of a shooting, Stosberg wrote.
When officers arrived, "they were immediately fired upon by the suspect with two bullets striking the side window injuring one of the deputies with flying glass," Stosberg wrote.
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The officers retreated and took fire again from the man, who had taken a new position in the residence.
The officers exited the vehicle and "engaged the suspect, mortally wounding him," Stosberg wrote.
Both officers were taken to a hospital for treatment for wounds caused by shattered glass.
The Missouri State Highway Patrol's Division of Drug and Crime Control is investigating.