Dispute leads to man being shot, killed by officer

Dispute leads to man being shot, killed by officer

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The Claiborne County Sheriff's Office responded to the residence for a road rage incident. The Claiborne County Sheriff's Office responded to the residence for a road rage incident.

TAZEWELL (WATE) - Authorities are investigating after a father was shot and killed in an officer-involved shooting on Saturday, according to the Tennessee Bureau of Investigation.

It happened on the 3200 block of Cave Springs Road in Tazewell.

The Claiborne County Sheriff's Office responded to the residence for a road rage incident.

A spokesperson from TBI reports that Brandon Massengill was being arrested on a drunk and disorderly charge when his father, 52-year-old Terry Massengill, came out of the home and pointed a gun at officers.

A Claiborne County officer fired at the father once, killing him.

The investigation is ongoing at this time.

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