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Police Shooting in Paris, KY

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A Paris city police officer has shot and wounded a man who refused to put down a gun during a domestic argument.
Kentucky State Police were investigating the shooting, which occurred early Monday afternoon after city police were dispatched to a home where a couple was reported fighting.
State Trooper David Jones said the officer and the man got into a fight and the officer fired once, seriously wounding the man, who was flown to University of Kentucky Hospital. The officer and a woman in the home were treated for minor injuries.
No names were immediately released.