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.