ST. MARTIN, MS (WLOX) - The Mississippi Bureau of Investigations is looking into an officer involved shooting that left one man dead. Tuesday, WLOX obtained police radio chatter from a viewer and Broadcastify.com, which tells a closer story of what happened on Monday morning.
Officers responded to a call about suspected drug activity in a room here at the Ramada Inn in St. Martin. When they entered the room, they said 23-year-old Christian Bowman became aggressive
Shots were fired.and more backup was requested as Bowman was reportedly still being aggressive.
Officers seemed to have Bowman handcuffed, yet the audio shows he continues to put up a fight.
The scuffle continues, and emergency services are later called once things calm down.
Officers tried to save Bowmans life with CPR.
Both deputies will remain on administrative leave until the investigation is complete.