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One Killed in Officer-Involved Shooting in Montgomery

MONTGOMERY, WV (WOWK) - Police are investigating after a deadly officer-involved shooting in Montgomery, West Virginia. 

The Kanawha County Sheriff’s Office confirms one person was killed during an altercation with a Montgomery Police Department officer early this morning.

No names have been released in the incident at this time.

Montgomery Police Chief Paris Workman tell us the officer did not suffer any major injuries and say the officer is a corporal who has been with the department for a year and has three years of experience on the job overall.  

The Kanawha County Sherrif's Office has been asked to help investigate the incident.  Once it wraps up the case will be turned over to the Kanawha County prosecutor's office.

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