- Associated Press - Saturday, December 24, 2016

PICO RIVERA, Calif. (AP) - Los Angeles County sheriff’s deputies have shot and killed a man they say stabbed family members with a pair of scissors.

It happened shortly after 5 p.m. Saturday in Pico Rivera.

The San Gabriel Valley Tribune (https://bit.ly/2hVaqS1) says deputies responded to reports that a 50-year-old man with mental health issues was attacking family members in a backyard.

Deputies shot the man during a confrontation and he died at the scene. No deputies were hurt.

There’s no immediate word on how many people were stabbed or their conditions.

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