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August 28, 2010
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Ill. police shoot knife-wielding man

Police first fired multiple less lethal rounds but the man still did not comply with orders

By Bob Susnjara
Chicago Daily Herald

GURNEE, Ill. — An argument between a husband and wife preceded a Gurnee police officer shooting the man late Sunday after he refused demands to drop a knife, authorities said.

Police said Monday the 37-year-old man underwent surgery and is expected to recover from his wounds. He was treated at the scene by Gurnee paramedics, then taken to Advocate Condell Medical Center in Libertyville.

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