Police shoot, kill 35-year-old man in Snohomish County

This is an archived article and the information in the article may be outdated. Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated.

EVERETT, Wash. --  An investigation is underway into a deadly shooting that involved a Snohomish County Sheriff's deputy.

According to the sheriff's office, a Lake Stevens woman called 911 around 9:30 p.m. Sunday to report her husband was suicidal and wanted police to kill him.

Deputies found the 35-year-old man about an hour later under the US 2 trestle on Ebey Island. When deputies tried to talk to the man, he came out with what appeared to be a weapon. The deputies opened fire, killing the man.

The responding deputies were not injured and there was no danger to the public.

A gun was recovered from the scene.

All three deputies involved have been placed on administrative leave which is standard procedure.

Notice: you are using an outdated browser. Microsoft does not recommend using IE as your default browser. Some features on this website, like video and images, might not work properly. For the best experience, please upgrade your browser.