1 killed in officer-involved shooting in Kanawha County

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-Raw video from the scene

MONTGOMERY, WV – A man was shot and killed by a Montgomery City police officer after an altercation on a city sidewalk.

It happened around 4:20 a.m. Monday on the Kanawha County side of town. Witnesses told WCHS-TV they heard a total of four gunshots.

The name of the deceased man has not been released. The identity of the officer involved in the shooting is being withheld as well. We understand the officer has about three years of law enforcement experience and was placed on administrative leave following the shooting.

 

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