Man fatally shot by officer in Holland, Michigan

HOLLAND, Mich. (AP) - (11/24/16) - The Ottawa County sheriff says an officer fatally shot a man in Holland.

Sheriff Steve Kempker tells WOOD-TV (http://bit.ly/2f9ezSf ) the shooting happened at about 8 p.m. Wednesday north of Holland. The sheriff says the man was a white male in his 40s and authorities believe he lived in the Beeline Apartments. No other details have been released.

The television station reports that a witness to the shooting said the officer repeatedly told the man to drop a gun before firing.

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Information from: WOOD-TV, http://www.woodtv.com

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