Knife-wielding man fatally shot by Ariz. police


By Jackee Coe
The Arizona Republic

MESA, Ariz. — A man with a butcher knife was shot and killed by a Mesa police officer Monday morning at a mobile home park in west Mesa.

Police said the officer was called to the Fiesta Village mobile home park near Southern Avenue and Country Club Drive about 7:15 a.m. for a welfare check on a woman who lived there.

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