Etowah Man Killed By State Trooper

An Etowah county man was shot and killed by a state trooper around midnight Wednesday after a chase. The man, identified as 33 year old Mitchell Buel. Reports indicate a trooper tried to stop Buel for speeding and careless driving. The chase ended on Third Avenue North in Morris, at a dead end. Buel was shot as the trooper tried to arrest him. But no details were given about the circumstances of the shooting. Buel has past arrests — including drug trafficking.