Police: Armed robbery led to officer-involved shooting in Radcliff

RADCLIFF, Ky. — Kentucky State Police has confirmed an officer-involved shooting in Radcliff at around 2:45 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 23.

KSP Trooper Scotty Sharp said Radcliff Police officers responded to reports of an armed robbery on Navaho Court where they found a man with a knife outside a home. Police said the suspect lunged toward officers with the knife, resulting in two officers shooting him multiple times.

Sharp said he was taken to Hardin Memorial Hospital and later UofL Hospital with non-life-threatening injuries. The two officers were placed on administrative leave. Radcliff Police said charges are forthcoming.

KSP has taken over the investigation. This story will be updated as more information becomes available.

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