Suspect Killed In Police Shootout In Missouri Identified
Authorities have identified the man shot and killed by police after a chase that ended in a field in St. Charles County.
Officials said Saturday that 26-year-old Anthony Budduke died after the confrontation with police on Friday. St. Charles County police say the chase started Friday afternoon after a homeowner confronted Budduke and shots were fired.
Police said Budduke threatened officers and a female passenger in his car while talking to a negotiator during the pursuit. The chase ended in a field in West Alton.
Police say the man shot at officers from behind his car and officers returned fire. He died later at a hospital.