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KSP investigating after deputy fatally shoots man in Gallatin County

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SPARTA, Kentucky — Kentucky State Police are investigating after a northern Kentucky sheriff's deputy fatally shot a man.

Police told The Kentucky Enquirer (http://cin.ci/1eEbUEV) that Gallatin County deputy Edwin Caldwell responded Saturday evening to a report of an intoxicated man. When he arrived, police say he was approached by 41-year-old Gary Burdine, who threatened him with a gun.

Police said Caldwell then fired at Burdine, who died at the scene.

The shooting remains under investigation.


Information from: The Kentucky Enquirer, http://www.nky.com

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