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Officer-involved shooting in Denver

3:34 PM, Nov 8, 2013   |    comments
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DENVER - Denver Police are investigating an officer-involved shooting at 1211 S. Quebec Way Friday morning.

The shooting happened around 9 a.m. 

Officers say they were responding to a suicidal man who was armed with a knife. 

When police arrived, they tried several non-lethal methods to subdue him. All of their attempts failed. At that point, the man allegedly tried to assault an officer. Police shot him in response to the attempted assault.

No officers were injured during the incident. The man is in critical condition.

(KUSA-TV © 2013 Multimedia Holdings Corporation)

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