RUSHFORD, Minn. - Airport Road was blocked off for most of Saturday evening by Minnesota State Patrol, Fillmore County Sheriff's Office, and Rushford Police Department vehicles.
According to Rushford Police Department Chief Adam Eide, a Rushford police officer was investigating a reported violation of a harassment/restraining order around 6:30 p.m. The preliminary investigation found the officer fired his weapon during the incident.
The suspect is in custody and is being evaluated. Neither the suspect nor the officer was shot.
There is no ongoing threat to the public. The Minnesota BCA is assisting in the investigation.