Man killed by police responding to disturbance in Stamford

- FILE - Stamford Police (WTNH)

STAMFORD, Conn. (AP) — A man has been shot and killed in Stamford by police who were responding to a report of a disturbance.

State police say a SWAT team was responding to the scene Monday night when at least one Stamford police officer opened fire and struck the man.

Twenty-five-year-old Dylan Pape was pronounced dead at a hospital.

The Stamford Advocate reports that Police Chief Jon Fontneau said the man who was shot had what appeared to be a handgun. Additional details of the shooting were not immediately available.

Detectives from the state police responded to the scene and have taken over the investigation.

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