Kentucky State Police investigate officer-involved shooting that ended with fatality

Published 4:40 pm Friday, July 2, 2021

Kentucky State Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that ended with a fatality.

According to a report from the Kentucky State Police, the U.S. Marshals Service attempted to execute multiple arrest warrants at a home on Garden Drive in Florence on Wednesday afternoon.

When they contacted the suspect at the residence, the subject brandished a firearm during a brief standoff with law enforcement.

Officer then fired at the suspect.┬áLifesaving measures were attempted but the suspect was pronounced dead at the scene. The identity of the suspect hasn’t been released.

No other person was injured during the incident.