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Whittier Police Shoot Man

Police in Whittier shot and killed a 30-year-old man yesterday after he allegedly threatened his estranged wife with a knife. Officers were called to the woman´s home to investigate a break-in. When they went inside, they said they found the man holding the knife on the woman.

Whittier Police say the officers fired, fearing for the woman´s safety.

The man, whose identity was NOT immediately made public, died at a nearby hospital.