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Authorities investigate fatal officer-involved shooting

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CHATTOOGA COUNTY, Ga. -

Authorities are investigating an officer-involved shooting in Chattooga County.

The incident happened on Sunday evening.

According to a release, shots were fired at the the deputy with the Chattooga County Sheriff's Office while he was investigating a domestic dispute.

Police say the man who fired on the officer was carrying a high powered rifle. The deputy fired one shot at the man and he later died.

 

 

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