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Man Hospitalized Following Officer-Involved Shooting

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MCCRACKEN COUNTY, Ky. (LEX 18)-- Kentucky State Police is investigating an officer-involved shooting.

It happened just before 4 p.m. Friday afternoon while the sheriff's department was trying to serve an arrest warrant on 31-year-old Thomas Myers. 

Troopers say the sheriff's department was led into the home by a woman there and that's when they found Myers armed with a weapon. 

One of the detectives opened fire, hitting Myers. 

He was taken to an area hospital where officials say he is stable. 

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