Police Fatally Shoot Knife-Wielding Man In Orange County

i taught they think is a criminal.may he wanted to use it to harm someone.

CBS New York

MIDDLETOWN, N.Y. (CBSNewYork/AP) — A man who was wielding a knife was fatally shot by police Tuesday outside a store in Orange County, authorities said.

The victim was chasing another man inside and outside the store in Middletown before two officers opened fire, police told the Times Herald-Record of Middletown. The man died several hours later. No other injuries were reported.

The shooting occurred around 3:30 p.m. in front of Sam’s Food Store on Academy Avenue.

The newspaper said 11 evidence markers used to mark bullet casings were at the scene.

Authorities are still trying to identify the victim. State police and the county district attorney’s office are investigating.

No other details were immediately available.

You May Also Be Interested In These Stories

(TM and © Copyright 2013 CBS Radio Inc. and its relevant subsidiaries. CBS RADIO and EYE Logo TM and Copyright 2013 CBS Broadcasting Inc. Used under license…

View original post 20 more words


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s