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Person shot, killed by US Marshals deputies

Posted at 7:35 PM, Sep 14, 2022
and last updated 2022-09-16 19:13:56-04

FLAGSTAFF, AZ — A person was shot and killed by deputies with the U.S. Marshal's Office Wednesday afternoon, according to officials.

Flagstaff police say the shooting happened near Route 66 and Fourth Street in a residential area.

State and federal officers were conducting a joint operation, according to Flagstaff police.

The U.S. Marshal's Office says deputies were attempting to arrest 25-year-old Michael John De Ubl. He allegedly drew a gun at deputies. That's when deputies shot him.

De Ubl was pronounced dead at the scene.

Officials have not specified why they were making an arrest.

No officers were injured during this incident.

This is an ongoing investigation.