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ELIZABETHTOWN, Ky. (AP) — The Kentucky police chief says an officer inspecting a suspicious vehicle shot and killed an armed man during a melee.
News outlets reported Elizabethtown Police Chief Jeremy Thompson said in a statement Monday that it was imperative to share some details about what happened Saturday while the Kentucky State Police investigated. .
Thompson said officers asked the man to get out of the car and talk to him which led to a scuffle. He said the man was armed and had an arrest warrant.
He declined to give more details about what led to the shooting, citing the state police investigation.
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