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Man with meat cleaver kills family and attacks officer
[Syracuse, NY]

July 02, 2001

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Man with meat cleaver kills family and attacks officer
[Syracuse, NY]

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Syracuse NY
Syracuse Police Dept.

On 30JUN01 at about 2315 hrs, a husband murdered his 5 and 6 year old sons with a meat cleaver, while his wife was locked out of the house. As city Police arrived, the suspect was attempting to kill his 7 year old son, Officers forced open the rear door and the suspect immeadiately turned his attack on the lead Officer, who shot and killed the suspect. The 7 year old is listed in critical condition. No Police Officers were injured.

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