Vancouver police shooting under investigationJanuary 21, 2013 @ 1:32 pm
VANCOUVER, Wash. (AP) - A Vancouver police detective and state Corrections Department community supervision specialist are on paid leave during the investigation of Friday's fatal shooting.
They were members of a U.S. Marshals Service fugitive task force that was trying to arrest 29-year-old Jesse John France of Vancouver.
The Columbian reports ( http://bit.ly/XtMG2m) he was an ex-convict wanted for failing to check in with his community corrections officer.
Police found him in a car outside an apartment building. They say he rammed an unmarked police vehicle and was shot in the confrontation.
Information from: The Columbian, http://www.columbian.com
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