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N. Ky. deputy fatally shoots man

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SPARTA, Ky. (AP) - Kentucky State Police are investigating after a northern Kentucky sheriff's deputy fatally shot a man.

Police told The Kentucky Enquirer 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.

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