Knife Wielding Man Shot By Police

FOREST PARK – (WAOK/AJC)   The Georgia Bureau of Investigation is now looking into the police involved shooting of a man,    outside a strip mall in Clayton County,  south of  metro Atlanta.    It happened on Old Dixie Highway,   in Forest Park,  when witnesses say the victim,  began waving a knife,  making threats to committ suicide.   Police say once officers arrived on the scene,   they had no choice but to shoot the suspect.   He was then taken to an area hospital,  but his name and condition has not been released.


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