Update: Portland Killer Gunned Down by Police in Shootout[Video]
Michael Forest Reinoehl, 48, was shot and killed by Lae Enforcement in Lacey, Wash., outside Seattle, during an operation by a federal fugitive task force, The New York Times reported.
Reinoehl's death was also confirmed by a senior Justice Department official, according to The Associated Press. The Portland killer of Aaron Danielson was shot by law enforcement after drawing a gun on officers, the AP report said.
In an interview with VICE News, Michael Forest Reinoehl, who called himself '100% Antifa', admitted to killing a Trump supporter in Portland. News accounts and Portland Police identified this person as the potential killer of Aaron Danielson, a member of the Conservative, Christian organization called Patriot Prayer.
“I had no choice. I mean, I had a choice. I could have sat there and watched them kill a friend of mine of color. But I wasn’t going to do that,” he said in a brief snippet of the interview. The full interview will air later Thursday.