By CBS3 Staff

BUENA VISTA, N.J. (CBS) — A man accused of stealing a police car in South Jersey was shot and killed by officers. It started Monday afternoon when officers were called to a crash at Cumberland and Tuckahoe Roads in Buena Vista.

That’s when police say 41-year-old Roy Jackel Jr. hopped in a Franklin Township officer’s car and drove away. Police shot and killed Jackel after finding him about a mile away.

The New Jersey Attorney General’s Office is now looking into the shooting.