Deadly officer-involved shooting in Jacksonville

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JACKSONVILLE, Ark. – A man was killed in an officer-involved shooting overnight.

Police were called to the Crain Ford on School Drive at 11:57 Thursday night for a possible burglary.

Officers found a man trying to steal a car.

Police say he drove toward the exit, then accelerated toward officers.

Police shot the man. He was pronounced dead at the hospital.

His name has not been released.

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