ST. CHARLES COUNTY — A St. Charles County police officer shot and killed a man early Friday who had pointed a weapon at the officer on a school parking lot, authorities said.
The shooting happened about 2 a.m. on the parking lot of Castlio Elementary School at 1020 Dingledine Road.
The man was Daniel Nolan, 33, of Arnold, said Val Joyner, a police spokeswoman.
Police have not released the name of the man or the officer who shot him. Joyner said the officer is 46 years old and has been in law enforcement for 23 years. The officer was uninjured.
Joyner said the man had called 911 telling dispatchers that he was suicidal. Police were searching near the school and an officer confronted the man, who pointed a weapon at the officer, authorities said.
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The officer then shot the man and administered medical aid until paramedics arrived, authorities said. The man died at the scene.
The Castlio school, in the Francis Howell School District, is on spring break this week, district spokeswoman Jennifer Jolls said.
Shootings by law enforcement officers in the St. Louis area in 2021
Here is a list of Post-Dispatch news articles about police shootings in the St. Louis area in 2021.
A man died Friday morning after exchanging gunfire with police in an apartment building in the city’s DeBaliviere Place neighborhood.
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The shooting happened on the parking lot of a gas station in the 15000 block of Veterans Memorial Parkway in Wentzville.
A Castle Point man who is accused of strangling his girlfriend and raising a gun toward St. Louis County police before an officer fired shots …
Two De Soto officers fired at the man when he emerged from a home with a firearm and started shooting, Jefferson County Sheriff Dave Marshak said.
Officers from Red Bud, Illinois, began pursuing Timothy J. Snyder, 27, of St. Charles at 12:20 a.m. Sunday.
Kody Waters, 31, of Dewey, Okla., was killed. Police said they are unsure whether the officer’s gunshots or shots from Waters’ own gun caused …
The man was identified as James A. Iler, 47, of Brighton.
The man who was shot was in a car that appeared to be following a trooper trying to stop another vehicle. The following car hit the trooper's …
The man was taken to a hospital; police near the 900 block of Lebanon Drive heard gunfire just before the shooting.
These are the incidents of police officer shootings in the St. Louis area during 2019.