Nebraska State Patrol Investigating Officer Involved Shooting in Sheridan County

Nebraska State Patrol Investigating Officer Involved Shooting in Sheridan County

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Sheridan County Sheriff’s Deputies responded to reports of an assault in the Northwest city of Rushville late Sunday morning and upon arriving at the house, deputies found a victim with a broken arm.

Shortly thereafter, the suspect, 32-year-old Clarence Leading Fighter was located at a nearby church.

An incident occurred in which the suspect was shot by a Sheridan County Sheriff’s Deputy and has since passed away.

The Sheridan County Sheriff’s Office has requested that NSP investigate the shooting.