Police say officer shot armed man who’d issued threat
KANSAS CITY, Mo. (AP) — Kansas City police say an officer fatally shot an armed man who’d issued threats.
Officer Darin Snapp says officers were sent to a residence around 10:20 p.m. Monday on a report that a man with a handgun was threatening to harm himself. Snapp says the man threatened them while they were talking to him, causing one officer to fire.
The man was pronounced dead later at a hospital. No officers were injured.
The man’s name and other details haven’t been released.