Visalia officers shoot man threatening officers with knives

October 18, 2013 12:00:00 AM PDT
An officer-involved shooting in Visalia occurred just before nine o'clock Friday night.

It happened in the 5700 block of West Country and started as a family disturbance.

When officers arrived they encountered a man who was armed with knives and threatened officers.

The officers opened fire hitting the suspect - he was taken into custody and taken to the Kaweah Delta Medical Center due to his injuries. No officers were hurt.

We'll have more information when it becomes available.

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