Philadelphia police fatally shoot man armed with knife yelling 'kill me'

By Vernon Clark
The Philadelphia Inquirer

Philadelphia police officers gunned down a knife-wielding man in Center City yesterday after he yelled "Kill me" and lunged at them, police said.

The hail of police bullets at Ninth and Market Streets also wounded a motorist who had stopped his car to watch the commotion.

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