Person in serious condition after officer-involved shooting

Police said the Montgomery County SWAT team was attempting to serve a warrant for a person inside a home when they were shot at.

Posted: Apr 4, 2019 5:32 AM
Updated: Apr 5, 2019 5:55 AM

Update: The person shot has been identified as 39-year-old Matthew Olsen. According to Indiana State Police, he is stable in an Indianapolis hospital. 

LADOGA, Ind. (WLFI) - A person is in serous condition after an officer-involved shooting in Montgomery County, according to Indiana State Police. 

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Around 10 p.m. Wednesday, officers went to a home on East County Road 1200 South near Lagoda. Police said the Montgomery County SWAT team was attempting to serve a warrant for a person inside the home when police said they were shot at.

SWAT officers then shot back at the suspect and injured the person. Police said once the scene was cleared, officers gave the person first aid.

The person was taken to an Indianapolis hospital. No officers were hurt.

ISP was asked to investigate the shooting. Once the report is complete, it will be turned over to the Montgomery County Prosecutor's Office.

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