ESCAMBIA COUNTY, Fla. (WPMI) Investigators in Escambia County, Florida, have identified the man killed by deputies earlier this week.
Deputies responded to a burglary call January 27, at a self-storage business in the area of Mobile Highway and Dominiguez Street.
Officials say 49-year-old Paul Gordon Thayer was armed with a gun when deputies arrived. Thayer was shot and killed after deputies say he pointed the gun at officers on the scene.
The two officers involved are on paid administrative leave pending an investigation.