Update: 9:55 a.m.
The Idaho State Journal reports authorities have confirmed a man who was shot after pulling a knife on police officers Tuesday night outside of Stokes Marketplace has died.
PRESTON — On Nov. 19, at approximately 8:30 p.m., officers were dispatched to a call from Stokes Marketplace for help with a suspicious individual in the store.
According to witnesses, the person was escorted to the exterior of the store. At that point he pulled a knife on the officers, who responded with a Taser. When that didn't stop thye suspect, shots were fired. Official reports have not yet been released, nor has the status of the suspect.
The case is being investigated by the Eastern Idaho Critical Incident Team, with the Pocatello Police Department taking lead. Other agencies that responded to the scene were the Idaho State Police, Bannock County Sheriff's Department and Chubbuck Police Department. They were on the scene investigating well into the night.
The team is meeting at 9 a.m. today, Nov. 20, to report their findings and will issue their statement on the incident following, stated Detective Collins of the Pocatello Police Department. That information will be posted when available.