Officer justified in shooting teen who threw knife


By Gretchen Wenner
Bakersfield Californian

BAKERSFIELD, Calif. — A police officer shot and injured a male suspect carrying a large knife in east Bakersfield Sunday afternoon.

It was the department's second officer-involved shooting in as many days.

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