1 killed in Duluth police shooting
February 27, 2023
DULUTH — A police officer shot and killed a 34-year-old Duluth man who "charged" the officer with a knife during an arrest attempt, Duluth Police Chief Mike Ceynowa said Friday evening.
The shooting occurred at about 2:20 p.m. Friday in the alley of the 1500 block of East Third Street.
Ceynowa said officers were trying to arrest the man for felony threats of violence. They used verbal commands, a taser and a 40-millimeter sponge rounds, he said.