Police Shoot, Kill Estranged Husband

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    Police responding to a domestic violence call shot and killed a man in Irvington Monday.
     
    The Essex County Prosecutor's Office says a woman called police to say her estranged husband had broken into her apartment.
     
    Officials say the man threatened officers and refused to keep one of his hands out of his pocket.
     
    Officials say the man continued to threaten the officers and kept his hand in his pocket after one officer used pepper spray on him.
     
    The prosecutor's office says three officers opened fire and the man was pronounced dead at the scene.
     
    The man's name has not been released.
     
    The incident is under investigation.

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