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Jersey City cop kills knife wielding man

Posted: 1:00 PM, Mar 09, 2013
Updated: 2013-03-09 13:00:21-05

JERSEY CITY, NEW JERSEY (PIX11)–  A man is dead after a police involved shooting.

According to authorities police arrived at the home on Fowler Avenue to find the suspect barricaded inside.

After a confrontation the man was shot three times.

A police officer suffered minor injuries from the incident.

Both the man and officer were taken to Jersey City Medical Center where the man died.

The investigation is ongoing.