UPDATE: Dallas officers shoot and kill armed man in south Dallas intersection

The Dallas Police Department is investigating the circumstances surrounding an officer involved shooting last night in south Dallas.

Multiple Dallas police officers were called to the intersection of Simpson Stuart Road and Lancaster Road just after 10:00pm regarding a man waiving a gun in the intersection.

As officers arrived at the scene, the suspect fired his weapon. Responding officers returned fire and struck the suspect. He was transported to a local hospital where he was pronounced deceased.

There were no officers injured during this event.