1 Dead After Report of Man Wife Knife Leads to Officer-Involved Shooting - NBC Southern California

1 Dead After Report of Man Wife Knife Leads to Officer-Involved Shooting

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    One person was killed Thursday morning after a report of a man armed with a knife led to an officer-involved shooting in the Wilmington area. Ted Chen reports for the NBC4 News at Noon on Thursday March 26, 2015. (Published Thursday, March 26, 2015)

    One person was killed Thursday morning after a report of a man armed with a knife led to an officer-involved shooting in the Wilmington area.

    Police received a report at about 9:30 a.m. of a suicidal person with a knife in the 1500 block of Bay View Avenue, just northwest of Long Beach. Neighbors told NBC4 the man's mother likely called police.

    Officers opened fire after encountering the man in the street. Details regarding the events that led up to the shooting were not available late Thursday morning.

    Aerial video showed a knife at the scene in front of a house.

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