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Officer involved shooting in Bradenton leaves 1 dead
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BRADENTON, Florida -- One person is dead after being shot by a Bradenton police officer during a chase.

The Bradenton Police Department says it responded to a kidnapping complaint on Saturday, June 8 in the 300 block of 20th St. East.

When officers arrived, an unidentified person allegedly fled on foot. The officers pursued the person to the 1800 block of East Manatee Ave., where the shooting happened.

The identities of the deceased and the officer involved are not being released at this time.

The officer was not injured and is now on administrative leave.

The Florida Department of Law Enforcement will investigate the shooting.

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