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NY officer fatally shoots 86-year-old man

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The NYPD says one of their officers shot and killed an 86-year-old man after he refused to drop his gun.

This, after the man shot and killed his daughter before police arrived at the scene in Astoria, Queens on Saturday.

Police say a 911 call came in at 11:16 a.m., and the caller said he had shot his daughter.

Inside the house, police found his 65-year-old daughter with a gunshot wound to the head. She was rushed to the hospital but died.

Her beloved Yorkshire Terrier had also been shot.

The 86-year-old gunman was pronounced dead at a hospital.

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