Beaumont Police were involved in a deadly officer-involved shooting after investigators say a man robbed and assaulted a motel clerk, and then assaulted a police officer.

It happened shortly after midnight on Tuesday morning at The Merit Inn, located just northeast of the corner of Interstate 10 and 11th Street.

The suspect, whose identity has not yet been released, died at the scene, and both the officer and motel clerk underwent medical treatment for their injuries.


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