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Sheriff's office: Va. deputy killed man with knife

Friday - 8/9/2013, 5:50pm  ET

CARROLLTON, Va. (AP) -- The sheriff's office in Isle of Wight County says a deputy fatally shot a man they said attacked him with a knife.

A spokesman for the sheriff's office, Kristin Wilda, told media outlets the confrontation Friday ended in the death of 31-year-old James William Wallace.

No deputies were injured.

Deputies had gone to Wallace's Carrollton house to serve a warrant.

State Police will conduct an investigation. The sheriff's office also will conduct its own internal investigation.


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