The suspect was identified Thursday as Shawn Walter Bair, a resident of Elkhart.
He had his gun pointed at a third person when officers arrived at Martin's Super Market, State Police Sgt. Trent Smith said in a press conference early Thursday.
Smith said when Bair pointed his weapon at the officers, they shot him dead.
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