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Whitefish Man Shot By California Police Officer

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A Whitefish man is dead after a struggle with California authorities.

Thirty-two-year-old Steven Henning was shot and killed by police in Weed, California last Thursday night after starting a fire in front of the Greyhound bus stop.

Henning refused to put out the fire when asked by officers.

According to the release from the Weed Police Department, Henning resisted arrest despite being tasered and pepper sprayed.

When Henning injured a canine that was tracking him after he ran from the scene, an officer shot him and he was pronounced dead at the scene.

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