NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — A man is dead following a police officer-involved shooting on Long Island.
Suffolk County police said they were investigating a domestic incident on Towne Woods Road in Coram at around 5:40 p.m. on Monday when the incident occurred.READ MORE: Gov. Cuomo Says He Will Not Resign Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations: 'I Never Touched Anyone Inappropriately'
According to police, a woman reported her intoxicated ex-boyfriend was refusing to leave her apartment.
Officers encountered the man in the garage armed with a knife. They say they continually told him to drop the weapon, until he closed in on an officer, who opened fire.
MORE FROM CBS NEW YORK:READ MORE: Road To Reopening: New York City Arts And Entertainment Venues Allowed To Reopen At 33% Capacity Beginning April 2
- Stimulus Package Update: As Unemployment Claims Climb, Have Both Sides Found Common Ground?
- Car In Water Off Montauk Highway On Long Island
- 19-Year-Old Woman Killed, 2 Men Wounded In Bronx Shooting
The man was pronounced dead at Stony Brook University Hospital.
He was later identified as 46-year-old Paul Sulkowski, of Brooklyn.
Please stay with CBS2, CBSN New York and CBSNewYork.com for more on this developing story.MORE NEWS: Caught On Camera: Asian Man Brutally Beaten At Lower East Side Subway Station
You can get the latest news, sports and weather on our brand new CBS New York app. Download here.