Simpsonville, KY – According to Kentucky State Police, Shelby County Deputies shot and killed an alleged burglar inside the Simpsonville Baptist Church this week.
After experiencing a rash of burglaries, the church placed security personnel inside the church to prevent further loss or damage. Upon hearing someone making entry at 4 AM, security contacted the local police department and did not confront the suspect.
Upon arrival, the police were able to contain the suspect inside the church. When they made entry, the located the suspect, identified as 22 year old Dylan Dalzell, who was holding a crow bar.
Police ordered him to drop the crow bar, but he advanced on the officers and was shot and killed.
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