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Baltimore County police shoot and kill man

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PARKVILLE, Md. (AP) - Baltimore County police say officers fatally shot a Parkville man who threatened them with a knife Tuesday afternoon.

Police say officers called to check on a man at a home on Oakleigh Road and  found him outside with a knife.

The officers say the man threatened them with a knife. The officers retreated, but police say when he continued to come at them with the knife, at least one officer fired, striking the man multiple times.

Police say the man, identified as 21-year-old Ryan Deitrich, was taken to a nearby hospital, where he died.

Police say the officers involved in the incident have been placed on administrative duties pending a review.

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