An adult male was fatally shot by police Friday morning as he was being escorted out of Cascade Middle School, Eugene police spokeswoman Melinda McLaughlin said in a press release.
Eugene police responded at 10:27 a.m. to a custodial dispute involving the man at the school, McLaughlin said. As officers were escorting the male from the school, he produced a firearm and a struggle ensued. During the struggle, which was outside the school, the man was shot by police and died on the scene, she said.
No students, staff or officers were harmed during the incident, McLaughlin said.
Cascade Middle School initiated a lock-out procedure after police and emergency responders were called to the school, she said.
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