Gadsden Fatal

A Gadsden police officer is on paid administrative leave after fatally shooting a man who investigators say killed his wife.

Police say they were called to a Jacksonville Court home early Saturday to find a dead woman at the scene.

According to investigators the unnamed shooter took off on foot but officers confronted him a short time later – and that’s when he pulled a gun on officers, resulting in the suspect him being fatally shot.

The names of the woman and the gunman have been withheld.