Seymour Police: Officers shoot man in southern Indiana

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REPORTER: WE DO NOT KNOW WHAT LED THESE POLICE OFFICERS TO FIRE THE SHOTS. WE DO NOT KNOW THE CONDITION OF THE PERSON THEY FIRED THEIR SHOTS AT. WE ARE IN THE EARLY PART OF THIS INVESTIGATION. WE ARE ON TIPTON STREET RIGH NOW. INVESTIGATORS HAVE BEEN FOCUSING THEIR TIME SINCE WE HAVE BEEN HERE IN THAT GRASSY DITCH OVER THERE. WE HAVE SEEN A DOZEN INVESTIGATORS WALKING UP AND DOWN WHERE THE CRIME TAPE IS. WE ARE OUTSIDE OF A TACO BELL BUT IT SEEMS LIKE EVERYTHING IS OPERATIONAL INSIDE THE TACO BELL. CARS ARE GOING THROUGH THE DRIVE THROUGH, BUT THEY HAVE BEEN FOCUSING THI INVESTIGATION ON THAT AREA, AND THIS ENTIRE AREA IS BLOCKED OFF. THEY ARE REDIRECTING TRAFFIC BUT HERE IS WHAT WE WOULD HAVE BEEN ABLE TO CONFIRM. NOT MUCH INFORMATION FROM POLICE. IT HAPPENED AROUND 8:30, SEVERAL OFFICERS FIRED SHOTS. WE KNOW IT IS AN OFFICER-INVOLVED SHOOTING BUT NOT MUCH DETAILS AS TO WHAT LED UP TO THAT. WE ALSO DO KNOW THESE OFFICERS WERE NOT INJURED, BUT AGAIN, NOT KNOWING WHAT LED UP TO THIS, INDIANA STATE POLICE IS INVESTIGATING RIGHT NOW. ABOUT A DOZEN OR SO POLICE CARS ARE HERE WALKING AROUND THE AREA, DIRECTING TRAFFIC. I JUST SPOKE WITH A PUBLIC INFORMATION OFFICER WITH INDIANA STATE POLICE. SHE SAYS RIGHT NOW HE CANNOT ANSWER ANY QUESTIONS BECAUSE IT IS THE EARLY PART OF THIS

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Seymour Police: Officers shoot man in southern Indiana

A man is recovering in the hospital after being shot by officers in southern Indiana.According to Sgt. Stephen Wheeles with the Seymour Police Department, officers shot the man near the Taco Bell located in the 1500 block of East Tipton Street in Seymour, Indiana. The incident occurred around 8:30 p.m. Sunday. Officers have not released information on what led up to this shooting or how many Seymour police officers fired their shots. The investigation is still in the early stages, Wheeles says.

A man is recovering in the hospital after being shot by officers in southern Indiana.

According to Sgt. Stephen Wheeles with the Seymour Police Department, officers shot the man near the Taco Bell located in the 1500 block of East Tipton Street in Seymour, Indiana. The incident occurred around 8:30 p.m. Sunday.

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Officers have not released information on what led up to this shooting or how many Seymour police officers fired their shots.

The investigation is still in the early stages, Wheeles says.

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