(Gallatin County, KY) -- One man is dead after a confrontation with a sheriff's deputy here.  Late Saturday afternoon, the deputy went to investigate a disturbance at a home in the 6000 block of KY 16, between Verona and Glencoe.

Gallatin County Sheriff Josh Neale says when a man pulled out a gun in a threatening manner, the deputy shot him several times.  The names of the man and the deputy have not been released.

Kentucky State Police are investigating.