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Man killed in officer-involved shooting in Missoula identified

Smokejumper Center
Posted at 2:29 PM, Sep 13, 2022
and last updated 2022-09-13 17:22:55-04

Officials have released the name of the man who died in an August officer-involved shooting in Missoula.

Lake County Sheriff says 34-year-old Vance Ledeau died in the incident that happened on Aug. 27 near the Smokejumper Center in Missoula.

Ledeau's hometown has not been released.

Sheriff Bell said in a news release the Montana Division of Criminal Investigation (DCI) is continuing to investigate the shooting.

No further details are available at this time, according to Sheriff Bell.