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Springfield Police Identify Man Killed In Officer-Involved Shooting

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Springfield Police Identify Man Killed In Officer-Involved Shooting

By Jason Rima. CREATED Feb 25, 2013

Springfield police have released the name of the man who opened fire on officers last week near Grand and Scenic.

29-year-old Martin Potts was shot and killed by police Friday.

He wounded a Detective Travis Wilson, who was trying to serve a search warrant.

Wilson was grazed by the bullet and was treated and released.

All officers involved in the shooting are on administrative leave as part of department policy.

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Anchor and Reporter for KTTS News since 1997. Jason provides the Ozarks with the morning Go-Patrol traffic report