Man killed in shootout with Wabash police

(Jon Zimney/WOWO News)

WABASH, Ind. (WOWO): A man has died after exchanging gunfire with police at a Wabash apartment yesterday.

According to a press release from the Indiana State Police, police were serving a search warrant at an apartment building on East Main Street at about 5:45pm when the shots rang out.

Both the man, identified as 37-year-old Roger Hipskind, and a 35-year-old woman were hurt. She is being treated at a Fort Wayne hospital, but Hipskind died at the scene.

No officers were hurt.

The Indiana State Police is investigating.


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