A man is dead after a police involved shooting happened in Fredonia, Ny.

According to reports, the shooting happened around 2:00 p.m., Monday, on Liberty St., when fire and police crews responded to calls for an incident taking place inside a residence.

Reports say, a man in distress was bleeding from self-inflicted stab wounds, when he came out of the residence and attacked an officer with a knife; resulting in that officer fatally shooting the man.

The officer involved has been put on leave, while the Attorney General's Office conducts a full investigation.