The Cass County Sheriff’s Office says an investigation of a fatal officer involved shooting is underway.
According to a release, deputies responded to a Backus home yesterday afternoon on report of an intruder.
After deputies arrival just before 2 p.m., they were encountered on a residential street by an armed male.
The male approached deputies with the firearm and was fatally shot by a deputy. An adult male was also found dead inside the residence.
No names have yet been released, and the Cass County Sheriff’s Office says there is no threat to public safety.