Authorities shoot man armed with shotgun
FARBER - Authorities shot a man armed with a shotgun in Farber late Thursday night, the Missouri State Highway Patrol said.
Troopers and Audrain County Sheriff's deputies responded to a possible hostage situation at an apartment complex near Trabue Drive around 11:45 p.m. Thursday, authorities said.
Law enforcement said there was a man armed with a shotgun inside the apartment. According to officials, the man moved toward the officers and refused to obey their commands. Authorities then shot the man.
The man was taken by helicopter to University Hospital.
No law enforcement officials were injured.