HILLSBORO, Ky. (AP) — Kentucky State Police say a man who pointed a gun at officers has been fatally shot.
Police said in a statement that officers were called to a Fleming County residence early Thursday on a report of a domestic dispute.
When they arrived, officers were confronted by 46-year-old Thomas McClanahan. Police say McClanahan pointed a pistol at officers after a confrontation and officers fired at him.
He was taken to the Fleming County hospital where he was pronounced dead.
Kentucky State Police say they continue to investigate the shooting.
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