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Police: Officer fatally shoots man during altercation

Bennie “Shawn” Biby was later pronounced dead at a local hospital.
Bennie “Shawn” Biby was later pronounced dead at a local hospital.(AP)
Published: Oct. 29, 2020 at 11:00 AM CDT
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CADIZ, Ky. (AP) — Police say an officer with a Kentucky sheriff’s department has fatally shot a man during an altercation. Kentucky State Police said in a statement that the altercation occurred shortly after the Trigg County Sheriff’s Office responded Wednesday afternoon to a home in Cadiz. The statement says the responding officer shot 44-year-old Bennie “Shawn” Biby, who was later pronounced dead at a local hospital. No further details about the shooting were immediately released. An autopsy on Biby was scheduled for Thursday.

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