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Man killed in police-involved shooting

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The Kendall home where the shooting took place The Kendall home where the shooting took place

SOUTHWEST MIAMI-DADE, Fla. (WSVN) -- A domestic dispute led to a deadly shooting after a police officer was forced to fire, officials said.

Miami-Dade Police responded to a domestic call at a home along Southwest 108th Avenue and 105th Street. Officials said the person who contacted authorities was the mother of a person making threats to kill someone.

Police said they attempted to taser the suspect but were not able to subdue him. The subject then armed himself with a butcher knife, at which point responding officers shot and killed him.

No other injuries were reported.

Officials continue to investigate.

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