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Kentucky State Police investigating officer-involved shooting in Laurel County

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(Image Courtesy: Laurel County Sheriff's Office) (Image Courtesy: Laurel County Sheriff's Office)

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (WDRB) -- Kentucky State Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting in Laurel County.

The Laurel County Coroner tells WDRB's sister station WKYT that a sheriff's deputy shot and killed a suspect.

Officials say a standoff between police and a man happened Friday around 9:30 p.m. at a home east of London.

The coroner says the man exchanged gunfire with sheriff's deputies. Deputies returned fire before killing the suspect, according to officials.

State police are continuing to investigate the shooting.

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