Crime & Justice

Police shoot, wound man with knife in Hemet

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Police say officers responding to a domestic disturbance call shot and wounded a man who came at them with a knife.

The shooting happened Saturday night outside a Target store in Hemet. The suspect refused orders to drop the weapon and advanced toward police, according to KABC-TV.

No officers or bystanders were injured.

The suspect was hospitalized with non-life-threatening injuries. He was not immediately identified.