Police shoot knife-wielding man in Lancaster, Pennsylvania

An officer shot a man who was lunging at him with a knife in Lancaster, Pennsylvania on Sunday, police said.An officer with the Lancaster City Bureau of Police responded to a call of domestic disturbance at 4:15 P.M., when 27-year-old Ricardo Munoz rushed out with a large knife, according to body cam footage released by the police department.In a statement, the police department said the 911 caller told a Lancaster County dispatcher that her brother — Munoz — was becoming aggressive with his mother and was attempting to break into her house.The bodycam footage shows a woman escaping the house as Munoz can be heard shouting from inside.Munoz then emerges while brandishing the knife, and the officer is heard and seen firing his weapon. The 27-year-old falls to the ground.After the shooting, crowds gathered to protest in front of a police station. Some in the crowd damaged a police vehicle and others threw bricks.

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