Hillsboro police shoot, kill armed man
Hillsboro police shot and killed a man while responding to a domestic disturbance on Saturday, March 10.
No officers were injured. The name of the suspect was not immediately released.
According to the Hillsboro Police Department, the incident began at 11:22 p.m. on March 10 when officers responded to a domestic disturbance in the 2000 block of Southeast 54th Avenue.
According to police, as officers approached the residence, they encountered a male adult armed with a firearm. There was an exchange of gunfire during the initial contact and the man died at the scene.
The Washington County Majors Crimes Team is leading the investigation.
The Pamplin Media Group will update this story as new information is released.