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Woman dies, Officer Fatally Shoots Knife-Wielding Man
by Kimberly West - The Oregon Herald
  Friday June 18, 2010 - 9:40 AM
HILLSBORO - A Hillsboro Police officer was forced to kill a man who approached him with a knife. The incident occurred at Thursday at JP Cuisine Take-Out, 1895 SE Tualatin Valley Hwy, at about 9 p.m.. Police responded to a 911 call and found a woman in the kitchen bleeding from a stab wound. Then a man walked out from a back room with a knife, approached the officer who then fired his handgun and shot the man.

The man was taken to OHSU hospital where he died of his wounds. The injured woman died at the scene, according to the Hillsboro Police Department. The officer, a four-year veteran with the Hillsboro Police Department, was not injured. Police didn't identify the victim or the man, but said they were in their mid-30s and both worked at the restaurant. The incident may have began from a domestic situation. Hillsboro detectives and the Washington County Major Crimes Team are investigating.


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