Multiple Deputies Shot In Eastern Kentucky

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(Allen, KY) - Several deputies are injured and at least one death is being reported after a shooting in Eastern Kentucky.

Floyd County Sheriff John Hunt says deputies were attempting to serve a warrant when the incident happened Thursday night. The suspect opened fire when they responded, and is now in custody.

Governor Andy Beshear tweeted that he's asking everyone to hold Floyd County in prayer tonight as the situation progresses.

Federal officials with the ATF are on the ground assisting local authorities.

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