Police in Granite City Shoot Knife-Wielding Man

Granite City, IL (KMOX) A domestic dispute in Granite City this (Saturday) afternoon ends with a man being shot by a Granite City police officer.

Police say a domestic dispute in the 2400 block of Delmar Avenue became violent when a man struck an elderly woman-then stabbed another man.

When police arrived they confronted the suspect and that’s when the officer shot him.

The elderly woman and the stabbing victim are said to have non-life threatening injuries. The suspect is in serious condition.

The shooting is being investigated by the Illinois State Police.


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