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State police investigate officer-involved shooting after responding to stabbing incident

State police are investigating an officer-involved shooting that happened in Herkimer County on Christmas Eve.

According to police, officers were called to Mess Way in Dolgeville for the report of a stabbing.

Preliminary investigation reveals that during the call, a state police officer discharged their division-issued firearm- striking the suspect.

The individual died at the scene.

The investigation remains active.