After fatal gunfire, 3 still off job

23-year-old slain in police face-off

Posted: August 12, 2014 at 2:53 a.m.

FORT SMITH -- Two Fort Smith police officers and a Sebastian County sheriff's deputy remained on paid leave Monday after a police confrontation in which the deputy shot to death a 23-year-old man.

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