Indiana robbery suspects dies

Posted by Trina Edwards - email

DECATUR COUNTY, IN (FOX19) - A suspect who police say was involved in three armed robberies and later involved in a shooting with police on Tuesday has died.

Dustin Wise, died late Thursday night at the Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.

A preliminary autopsy reports shows Wise died of a self-inflicted gunshot wound to the head.

Wise was wanted for robberies in the Batesville and Lawrenceburg area. He was spotted Tuesday night by police.

Police say a total of four shots were fired. The first shot was fired by the suspect, prompting the police to return fire. One Indiana State Police trooper and one Greensburg officer fired a total of three rounds.

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