Man dead after officer-involved shooting in Pike County - CBS46 News

Man dead after officer-involved shooting in Pike County

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PIKE COUNTY, GA (CBS46) -

A man is dead after being shot by deputies after a struggle at his home in Pike County on Wednesday.

The shooting occurred in the 3100 block of Roberts Quarters Road around 3:30 p.m. 

Police say they received a 911 call about a 70 year-old man threatening another person with two guns. Once deputies arrived on the scene, they tried to get the man, later identified as Grady Parks, to surrender.

He didn't comply and moments later there was a struggle between him and the officers. Parks was shot twice and later pronounced dead at the hospital.

No deputies were injured.

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