Arkansas police: Man killed in struggle for trooper’s gun

State Police

HOT SPRINGS, Ark. (AP) — Authorities say an Arkansas state trooper fatally shot a man during a struggle for the trooper’s gun. In a statement, the Arkansas State Police say the man was riding a motorcycle Wednesday afternoon when he failed to comply with the trooper’s order to stop on U.S. 70 near Lake Hamilton, just west of Hot Springs. After a short chase down a dead-end street, the man hopped off the bike and ran away with the trooper in pursuit. After the trooper fired a stun gun at the man and approached him, the struggle ensued and the man was shot dead.