3 Bedroom Apartments In Grand Rapids Mi – A male wanted by the Michigan State Police Fugitive Team was shot as well as killed in Battle Creek Monday when he faced officers with a pistol, troopers stated. The man, Joshuah D. Prough, 36, was fired by a number of police officers as they tried to jail him at the Tree Top Apartments at 120 Riverside Drive at the intersection of Burnham Road in Battle Creek, according to Detective F/Lt. Chuck Christensen of the Michigan State Police.
The man was fired in a second flooring apartment or condo with an address of 151 E. Burnham Road. Christensen said the man was desired on charges of breaking and entering, secure breaking, larceny of firearms and being a lawbreaker in property of firearms originating from a break-in reported to Michigan State Police on Jan. 17. A warrant charging him with risk-free splitting and also larceny of weapons was issued Jan. 19 by the Calhoun Area District attorney’s Workplace.
He said the fugitive group had actually been looking for Prough at the apartment building based upon information. Christensen said the man, that has a Kalamazoo address inning accordance with court records but is from Battle Creek, according to cannon fodders, was obviously staying at the apartment of a buddy. Nobody else remained in the home and no other injuries were reported to the policemans or various other citizens of the apartment building.
4 members of the six-member fugitive team mosted likely to the door regarding 8:45 a.m., Christensen said, as well as were admitted by Prough.
” When they made contact with the person a gun was sported towards them and also shots were fired and also the suspect is deceased,” Christensen claimed. Prough was obvious dead at the scene.
He was believed to have been fired several times and also by numerous officers, Christensen claimed, although investigators were waiting for a search warrant prior to starting a through investigation of the apartment or condo.
Criminal activity lab technicians went to the scene till well after 6 p.m. About 5:30 p.m. they got rid of the body and a Battle Creek pet control officers got rid of a pet dog which had remained in a bed room.
Participants of the fugitive group, consisted of state police troopers and also a Battle Creek police officer, have actually been watching the apartment for three days, Christensen said.
” The details is that he had some mental troubles and also had actually made overtures that he was suicidal or he would certainly contend cops,” Christensen stated.
He claimed two guns were found inside the home, Christensen claimed, and had actually been connected Monday to recently’s burglary.
Police officers will get on the scene for several hrs, he stated, and the examination will certainly be dealt with by the Investigative Action Group from the state police district in Grand Rapids. When finished, the report will be submitted to the Calhoun Region Prosector David Gilbert for review as well as any type of possible costs.
The 4 officers associated with the capturing will certainly be put on paid management leave, a regular method, Christensen claimed.
Fight Creek authorities helped state troopers at the scene.
Contact Trace Christenson at 269-966-0685 or email@example.com. Follow him on Twitter: @TSChristenson