A Laurel county man was shot and killed by Sheriff’s Deputies near London yesterday afternoon. According to the Kentucky State Police… deputies were called out to a neighborhood on Kentucky Hwy 229 shortly before 3 PM where a man was reportedly firing a gun near homes. Deputies found the man and ordered him several times to drop the weapon, before he turned the gun on the officers and started firing. Deputies took cover behind their patrol vehicles and returned fire… hitting 45-year old Anthony McDaniel, and killing him. No officers were hurt. The shooting is under investigation.