BLOUNT COUNTY, Ala. (WIAT) — A man is dead following a shooting in Blount County that involved law enforcement on December 7.

According to the Alabama Law Enforcement Agency, agents with the State Bureau of Investigation (SBI) launched an investigation into the shooting that involved a Blount County sheriff’s deputy and an officer with the Hayden Police Department.

The Blount County Sheriff’s Office later reported that the shooting happened on 15 Dogwood Lane on Dec. 7 and a 34-year-old man identified as Stephen Bentley was shot and killed.

The circumstances surrounding the shooting have not yet been released as the SBI is continuing to investigate.

No further details regarding the circumstances surrounding the shooting were released by ALEA or local law enforcement.