- Associated Press - Tuesday, August 18, 2015

TUMWATER, Wash. (AP) - Police have shot and wounded a knife-wielding man at a Tumwater Jack in the Box.

The Tumwater County sheriff’s office told KOMO-TV (https://is.gd/bOUHLN ) police and sheriff’s deputies arrived at the restaurant around 4:30 p.m. after getting calls about a man with a knife.

Lt. Cliff Ziesemer says there was some kind of altercation between the man and officers, which led to a Tumwater police officer shooting him.

The man Ziesemer described as elderly has been transported to a local hospital with unknown injuries. No one else was injured.


Information from: KOMO-TV, https://www.komotv.com/

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