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Police identify man, officer in fatal Oneonta shooting

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Police identify man, officer in fatal Oneonta shooting
Police identify man, officer in fatal Oneonta shooting

New York State Police have released the names of the 23-year-old man who was fatally shot by Oneonta police.

Copeland.

Jason is off tonight.

24 hours ago i was telling you about an officer-involved shooting in oneonta.

As the state attorney generals office investigates what happened on river street.... we are learning new information including the name of the officer....and the man he shot.

It is your top story.

23 year old tyler green from oneonta....was shot at twice.

He died at the hospital last night.

The two oneonta police officers who responded to the domestic dispute --- are no longer at work, according to the mayor.

State police say sergeant ralph pajerski fired the gun.

Green allegedly stabbed a woman in the leg and threatened the officers with a knife.

--a toddler was also on scene.

This is cell phone footage from a neighbor.

But there is also body cam footage....that will better tell the a-g's office what happened.

Mayor herzig 6:43 oneonta is shocked, concerned this is not something we normally see here in the city of oneonta - as a matter of fact - i don't know if anyone could recall having a police officer involved shooting in recent memory, if ever 7:00 emotions are high, understandably so.

I think also - we have to remember - let's step back - this only happened 24 hours ago - there's a lot of work to be done to fully understand what took place and when we do ful uerstand what ok plac we will ve forwardapproprir says if the two officers return to work... they'll be placed on administrative duty.

The deadline has passed for the village of

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