SEWARD, Alaska (AP) — Alaska State Troopers will investigate a fatal shooting by a Seward Police Department officer.
Troopers say the officer shortly before 2 a.m. Sunday made a traffic stop and contacted 41-year-old Micah McComas of Chugiak.
McComas and the officer were in the parking lot of a Safeway store.
During the incident, McComas was shot and killed. Troopers say the police officer received non-life-threatening injuries.
Results of the trooper investigation will be forwarded to the Office of Special Prosecution for review.
The name of the police officer has not been released.