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Officer involved in fatal shooting

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VERONA, KY (WAVE) – A deputy with the Gallatin County Sheriff's Department shot and killed a man.

Deputy Edwin Caldwell was dispatched to 6665 Highway 16, April 12 around 5 p.m. in response to an intoxicated person.

While investigating the complaint, reports said Deputy Caldwell was approached by Gary Burdine, 41, from Verona, KY, who pulled a gun and threatened to shoot Caldwell.

Deputy Caldwell drew his pistol and shot Burdine.

Burdine was pronounced dead at the scene by the Gallatin County Corner.

The investigation is still ongoing.

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