SIU investigating after Sault Ste. Marie police officer shot, 19-year-old man killed

Police responded to a domestic situation

The province’s Special Investigations Unit is probing a police shooting that killed a 19-year-old man in Sault Ste. Marie.

The SIU says police were called to a home around 3:40 Sunday morning about reports of a domestic situation.

Shortly after, the SIU says an officer was shot and police fired at the man.

He was pronounced dead at the scene.

The wounded officer was transported to hospital with serious injuries.