Police execute mentally-ill citizen

Two police officers fatally shot a man Monday night in Napa, after the officers responded to a call regarding a man armed with a knife who was allegedly acting “crazy,” police said.

Callers described the man as acting “high” or “crazy,” police said.

When officers arrived at the scene, the suspect crossed Kansas Avenue, heading north.

After making contact with the suspect, the incident “somehow” escalated and the two officers fired their service weapons at the man, killing him, according to police.

The Napa County Sheriff Office is investigating the incident.

The identity of the man fatally shot has not been released.

Read the whole story in the Mercury News


Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s