Calif. cop shoots, kills armed man in hotel room

The man "presented a weapon" as the officer responded to a noise complaint


By Tom Abate
San Francisco Chronicle

SAN FRANCISCO — A San Francisco police officer fatally shot a man in his room at a residential hotel Sunday morning after responding to a noise complaint and going to the room with a building manager, authorities said.

The resident "presented a weapon," the Police Department said in a press release, causing the officer to fear for his or her life and fire.

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