Man points replica gun at cops, gets killed

He refused orders to drop the look-alike weapon


By Frank Gray and Jeff Wiehe
Fort Wayne Journal Gazette

FORT WAYNE, Ind. — A man brandishing a replica gun made to look like a real pistol was shot to death by a Fort Wayne officer Monday afternoon after he pointed the gun at officers in the duplex where he lived, police said.

The shooting occurred about 12:40 p.m. at 2020 S. Harrison St.

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