STREAMING NOW: Watch Now

Police name northern Indiana man fatally shot by deputies

Police Lights

State police have identified a rural northern Indiana man who died in an officer-involved shooting.

Posted: Jan 29, 2018 9:37 AM

WALTON, Ind. (AP) — State police have identified a rural northern Indiana man who died in an officer-involved shooting.

They say 45-year-old William Pollard of Walton died in the shooting about 4 a.m. Saturday.

Police say officers from the Cass County Sheriff’s Department responded to a 911 call at Pollard’s home in which the caller said Pollard was stabbing himself with a knife. When deputies arrived at the home, there was an undisclosed incident that led to officers shooting Pollard. He was pronounced dead at the scene about 50 miles north of Indianapolis.

State police say no further information is being released at this time.

Article Comments

West Lafayette
Clear
65° wxIcon
Hi: 67° Lo: 48°
Feels Like: 65°
Kokomo
Clear
63° wxIcon
Hi: 64° Lo: 49°
Feels Like: 63°
Rensselaer
Scattered Clouds
63° wxIcon
Hi: 65° Lo: 45°
Feels Like: 63°
Fowler
Scattered Clouds
63° wxIcon
Hi: 66° Lo: 47°
Feels Like: 63°
Williamsport
Scattered Clouds
64° wxIcon
Hi: 66° Lo: 48°
Feels Like: 64°
Crawfordsville
Clear
61° wxIcon
Hi: 66° Lo: 48°
Feels Like: 61°
Frankfort
65° wxIcon
Hi: 66° Lo: 48°
Feels Like: 65°
Delphi
Scattered Clouds
63° wxIcon
Hi: 67° Lo: 48°
Feels Like: 63°
Monticello
Scattered Clouds
63° wxIcon
Hi: 65° Lo: 48°
Feels Like: 63°
Logansport
Clear
61° wxIcon
Hi: 62° Lo: 47°
Feels Like: 61°
Not so bad for now, but much colder next week.
WLFI Radar
WLFI Temps
WLFI Planner

Community Events