UPDATE: One man has died, and a law enforcement officer wounded, in an incident Wednesday night, according to a press release by the Grand Island Police Department.

Officers responded to an address on North St. Paul Road around 9 p.m. An officer was assaulted with a knife, and responded with lethal force, shooting the suspect. The suspect was transported to CHI Health St. Francis, where he was later pronounced dead. The officer received knife wounds, and was also transported to the hospital. The officer's wounds were deemed not life-threatening.

This is an ongoing investigation, and has been turned over to the South Central Area Law Enforcement Services for further investigation.

This is a developing story.


GRAND ISLAND — According to Capt. Dean Elliott, an officer was stabbed, but is reported to be OK.

According to the police scanner, a suspected shooting occurred around 9 p.m. Wednesday night near Pioneer Estates on St. Paul Road. Grand Island Police responded to the scene.

An unconfirmed report said an officer was stabbed and an adult male suffered at least one gunshot wound.

The officer was transported to CHI. Health St. Francis, according to scanner reports.

Law enforcement officers at the scene provided no comments at this time.

This is a developing story.

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