BREAKING… Putnam deputy sheriff fatally shoots Brewster man

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TOWN OF SOUTHEAST – A Brewster man who was allegedly stabbing his girlfriend Tuesday morning in the Town of Southeast was shot and killed by a Putnam County Sheriff’s deputy, officials said.

The incident occurred at mid-morning when deputies were called to a residence on Pugsley Road in Southeast and saw the attack.

Authorities said a deputy fired at the alleged assailant killing him.

The woman was transported to Westchester Medical Center for treatment.

State Police are investigating the incident.