A San Jose police officer shot and wounded a naked man wielding a large steak knife. The 59-year-old man was taken to a hospital yesterday after being shot twice. He is
expected to survive.
Police said they received a call that a man was yelling from an upstairs apartment. Police say after another resident accompanied the officer upstairs and unlocked the door, the nude man grabbed the knife and began moving toward the officer.
San Jose Police say the officer ordered the man to drop the knife and when he didn´t, the officer fired three times. Two bullets hit the man in the torso.
Identities of the San Jose police officer and the wounded man were not immediately made public.