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Oil City cop fatally shoots resident

Submitted Wed, 07/17/2013 - 6:19am by Andy Alm

OIL CITY – An Oil City police officer is being investigated for his role in the fatal shooting of a city woman last night.  Police shot and killed the woman, who they say was armed with a knife.  It happened shortly after 9pm Tuesday at 401 Central Avenue in Oil City.

The story was originally reported by the Pittsburgh Tribune-Review, and confirmed to Forever Broadcasting by State Police early this morning.  State Police are handling the investigation at this point, and have not released any more information.  Further details, police say, will be made available as the investigation continues.