MARION, Ark. (KTHV) - A 16-year-old boy is dead after being shot outside of an emergency shelter for juveniles in Marion.

The shooting happened around 7 p.m. Tuesday after Marion police responded to the East Arkansas Youth Services. Moments after arriving the officers reported the teenager, Aries Clark, had been shot and injured by police.

Arkansas State Police is heading this investigation.

The identity of the Marion police officers involved has not been released at this time.