Rocky Face, GA (WDEF) The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is looking into an officer involved shooting in Whitfield County.
County officials say deputies responded to a call on Old Chattanooga Road where a man was threatening suicide Monday night.
They found the man highly agitated and stabbing himself with a knife.
They tried to tase him, but he got to the yard and slashed his neck.
Authorities say he then threatened the deputies.
A deputy fired one round, hitting him in the torso.
It's not sure if he died from his own stabbings or the deputy's shot.
The deputy is on paid administrative leave.