- Associated Press - Thursday, February 4, 2016

MESA, Ariz. (AP) - Mesa police shot and killed a 24-year-old woman who was armed with a knife.

Mesa Police Department spokesman Esteban Flores said the woman died at a hospital Thursday afternoon. The identity of the victim was not released.

It is the second deadly police shooting involving Mesa police in the last month. A 26-year-old unarmed man was killed by a Mesa officer at a hotel in January, and the shooting remains under investigation.


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