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Man fatally shot by deputies in York Co. after pointing gun at them

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YORK, SC (WBTV) -

A suicidal man was fatally shot by York County deputies early Tuesday morning.

The shooting was reported at 12:30 a.m. on the 1200 block of Lurecliff Place in Fort Mill, according to the York County Sheriff's Office.

Deputies were responding to a well being check call on a person who was reportedly suicidal.

James Calvin Youngblood,  28, pointed a gun at deputies when they arrived and the deputies opened fire, killing the man.

The State Law Enforcement Division is investigating the incident.

The deputies were not injured.

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