Man threatening Visalia officers with knives shot and killed

October 19, 2013 3:00:18 PM PDT
The Visalia Police Department responded to a residence at the 5700 block of West Country in regard to a family disturbance.

Upon officers arriving they encountered James Allen, 25, suspect who was armed with knives and threatened officers. Allen was shot and taken into custody.

Allen was transported to the Kaweah Delta Medical Center and later died due to his injuries. Officers were not injured during the incident.

The Tulare County Sheriff's Department is conducting the investigation.