Officers were armed with a weapon with rubber bullets, but a caliber pistol was used after the officer was stabbed.
A police officer was stabbed by a suspect with a reported mental disorder Monday. The stabbing suspect was then shot by the officer who was stabbed, according to the Memphis Police Department.
Armstrong said Memphis' CIT program is a model for the nation.
Earl Jones says the family has received help for his son's mental illness in the past, but his stay at any facility has been temporary.
There is now a bullet hole in the living room wall with an exit through the dining room wall.
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There were more than 100 members of the Auburn Athletics staff that completed the sixth annual Tigers Give Back Day at seven different locations in the Auburn/Opelika area on Wednesday. "The idea allMore >> There were more than 100 members of the Auburn Athletics staff that completed the sixth annual Tigers Give Back Day at seven different locations in the Auburn/Opelika area on Wednesday.More >>
According to WTVA, an Amber Alert has been issued for a missing Lowndes County toddler. Lowndes County Chief Deputy Marc Miley says they are searching for 2-year-old Malia Harris of Columbus. OfficialsMore >> Georgia officials believe suspects in the Mississippi Amber Alert case may be in southwest Georgia. Cook County, GA investigators have been actively searching the Lenox area for the suspects. Officials confirmed a heavy presence of law enforcement in that area Wednesday night.More >> The grim work of recovering bodies from the submerged South Korea ferry proceeded rapidly Wednesday, with the official death toll reaching 150, though a government official said divers must now rip through cabin...More >> Divers made their way deeper Thursday into the submerged wreck of a ferry that sank more than a week ago as the death toll neared 160 and relatives of the more than 140 still missing pressed the government to finish the...More >> As Super Bowl champions, the Seattle Seahawks get to kick off the NFL's regular season by hosting the Green Bay Packers on Sept. 4.More >> Mike McCarthy promises there won't be any bad memories plaguing his Green Bay Packers when they open the NFL season on Sept. 4 at Super Bowl champion Seattle.More >>