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Garland Police On Leave During Investigation Over Late Night Shooting

January 26, 2019 - 11:20 am
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GARLAND (1080 KRLD) - Garland police are investigating a late night officer-involved shooting. 

It happened around 11 p.m. Friday night near 635 and Centerville Road. Police were investigating a call regarding a suicide threat.

Upon arrival they found 48-year-old Russ McClellan inside a car. As officers approached, he pointed a gun at them. Two officers fired at McClellan, killing him.

Both officers are on leave pending an investigation.