Officer-involved shooting leaves 1 dead in Hudson

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A person is dead following an officer-involved shooting Friday morning in Hudson.
Published: Sep. 9, 2022 at 1:57 PM EDT
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HUDSON, N.C. (WBTV) - A person is dead following an officer-involved shooting Friday morning in Hudson.

Hudson Police say they were responding to a 911 hangup around 5:30 a.m. at a home off Eastview Street.

A press release issued after the shooting said an altercation ensued that resulted in an officer firing his service weapon, killing one person. Police told WBTV that person was a 40-year-old.

Two officers are now on administrative leave.

The North Carolina State Bureau of Investigation will launch its own investigation, as is customary in officer-involved shootings.

This is a developing situation. Check back with WBTV or download the free WBTV news app for the latest updates.