Knife Wielding Man Seriously Injured
by Selwyn Manning.
A knife wielding man shot by Police in
Greenhithe near Auckland is in a serious condition at North
Police were called to a residential
address after receiving a complaint that a man was
threatening another with a knife.
On arrival police say
they found a woman in the front of a property bleeding from
facial wounds. A man was also found holding a baby with one
hand and a knife in the other.
Police say they negotiated
with the man. He put the baby down but then approached
police with the weapon. He failed to heed police requests
for him to put the weapon down. Police then shot him.
injured man was then taken to North Shore Hospital and is
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