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A Kentucky officer was injured in a "deadly" shooting. Suspect in detention: Law enforcement agency

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Severalpolice officers in Kentucky were shot dead in response to a call to fire in Floyd County on Thursday evening.

The suspect was detained Thursday night, andKentucky policesaid in a brief press conference that there was no further threat to the community. 

A shooting scene in Allen, Kentucky, on June 30, 2022. 

Shooting scene in Allen, Kentucky, June 30, 2022. (WYMT)

The agent was trying to provide a warrantin Allen, Kentucky. He was fired by the suspect and was in a barricade situation before he was arrested. 

Allen is a small town southeast of Lexington. 

After shooting a police officer, he died after being shot dead by a fleeing Tennessee man, Kentucky police 

Allen is a small town southeast of Lexington. 

Allen is a small town southeast of Lexington.  (Google Maps)

The number of injured police officers is unknown, and Kentucky State Police and Sheriff Floyd County are responding to Fox News' requests. not. More information. The status of the injured officer has not been disclosed. Some local retailers have reported thatpolice officers have been killed. 

"A deadly shooting took place tonight, as previously reported by various media outlets," the Floyd County Sheriff's Office said on Facebook late Thursday. Said in a statement. "An official statement from the Sheriff will be issued later. But for now, he wants to thank you for your concerns, texts, phone calls, and most importantly your prayers. He has you involved. Please continue to pray for all men and women. Family suffering from loss. " 

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Governor Andy Besia said in a statement on Twitter: increase. Situations with shooting. ^ AB.

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ATF Louisville has offices in Ashland and London "shooting scenes" Corresponding to, armed. " Barricade man in Floyd County, Kentucky.