UPDATE: 12/25/2021 7:01pm  New York State Police are identifying the trooper involved in the shooting of 24-year-ol Mark Beilby.

Trooper Justin Miller fired his duty weapon on Wednesday, killing Beilby who was allegedly involved in a domestic dispute to which police responded on December 22, 2021.

According to the NYSP Trooper is assigned to the State Police barracks in Sidney and as been a member of the New York State Police since 2016.


Original Story:

State Police are investigating an officer involved shooting in Unadilla that left a man dead.

Police say a trooper responded to a report of a domestic dispute on Lyons Street in the Village of Unadilla just after 7:00 on Wednesday night.

They say the trooper was confronted by 24-year-old Mark Beilby, who was armed with a knife inside the home.

Beilby allegedly did not comply with the trooper’s demand to drop the knife and advanced toward the trooper.

The trooper then discharged his gun, striking Beilby.

Beilby was transported to Tri-Town Hospital, then transferred to Wilson Medical Center where he was pronounced deceased.

The incident is being investigated by the New York State Attorney General’s Office.

This is a developing story and we'll bring you more information as it becomes available.

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