- Associated Press - Tuesday, March 8, 2016

TOPEKA, Kan. (AP) - Police say an officer with the U.S. Marshals Service has fatally shot a man in Topeka while serving arrest warrants.

Police said in a news release that shooting happened Monday afternoon near the city’s downtown.

Police say 45-year-old Randall J. Selsor, who was white, was pronounced dead at the scene.

The release said the Marshals Service was seeking to serve arrest warrants for an attempted violation of an act that requires criminal offenders to register with law enforcement and for misdemeanor domestic battery. At the time of the shooting, two members of the U.S. Marshals Service, two Shawnee County sheriff’s deputies and one Topeka police officer were searching for Selsor.

Topeka police are investigating the shooting at the request of the Marshals Service.

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