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    UK police killed a man near the town of Huddersfield, West Yorkshire during the "pre-planned operation," West Yorkshire police said in a statement.

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    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The incident occurred at around 6pm local time on Monday, January 2.

    "Around 6pm this evening, during a pre-planned policing operation near to the M62 in Huddersfield a police firearm was discharged and a man has died," the statement read.

    The case has been referred to the Independent Police Complaints Commission.

    No further details have been provided.

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