Cape Coral, Fla.

One person is dead after a police-involved shooting in Cape Coral on Thursday.

Cape Coral Police was called to the home off NE 12nd Street after a call about a terminally ill man with a gun.

When officers arrived on scene the man came out of his house and began shooting at officers. One officer returned fire before the man returned to his home.

Police heard a gunshot inside the home and when they entered they found the man dead.

It is unclear at this time if the officer actually hit the man.

Police have not released the name of the man.

The officer involved in the shooting has been placed on administrative leave pending an investigation.

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