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KSP investigate fatal Leitchfield police shooting

LEITCHFIELD, Ky. (AP) - State police are investigating the
shooting death of a Caneyville man by Leitchfield Police.
According to a news release from the Kentucky State Police,
Leitchfield police responded to reports Friday night of a man
outside a gas station with a rifle.
Officers Brandon Brooks, Sgt. Jack Holland and Officer Brandon
Cook returned fire after 31-year-old Brandon Green began shooting
at them. Green was wounded and transported to the University of
Louisville hospital.
Gayle Norris, of the state coroner's office, said Green there
early Saturday from multiple gunshot wounds.
Two of the officers in the shooting, Holland and Cook, received
minor injuries. They were treated and released from the hospital.

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