Police Shoot Lenexa Man to Death

By: AP
By: AP

LENEXA, Kan. (AP) _ A 59-year-old man is dead after being shot
by Lenexa police officers who were responding to a domestic
violence call.

The shooting occurred about 1:45 p.m. Sunday. Police said in a
news release that the officers entered a home in response to a
domestic violence call and were confronted by a man. Officers shot
the man after he pointed a weapon at them.

It is not clear what kind of weapon the man had. A police
spokesman could not be immediately reached.

The man died at the scene. His name was not immediately
released.

The officers were not injured, and the shooting is under
investigation.

(Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press. All Rights Reserved.)


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