Police identify man killed in officer-involved shooting in Maryland Heights

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MARYLAND HEIGHTS, Mo. -A man shot dead by a Maryland Heights Police officer Sunday morning has been identified.

Bradley Arning, 42, of St. Louis, was shot at about 10:30 a.m. at a home in the 2800 block of Briarcote Lane.

Police say officers arriving on the scene were confronted by a male subject in the residence who had drawn a handgun and pointed it at the officers.  Officers fired and Arning was taken to a local hospital where he died.

A handgun was recovered at the scene.

Following the deadly encounter, the Maryland Heights Police Department requested assistance from the St. Louis County Police Department.  The investigation into the officer-involved shooting is now being led by County Police.

An investigation is ongoing.

No additional injuries have been reported in this incident.

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