Cleveland police officer shoots knife-wielding man who lunged at cops on domestic violence call

CLEVELAND - Cleveland police are investigating an officer-involved shooting. It happened near East 147 & Lakeshore on Wednesday night.

Commander Dennis Hill says officers responded to a domestic violence call. When they arrived, they found a man holding a knife.

He refused to put the knife down, and according to Hill, he lunged at officers. That’s when one fired at the man, hitting him three times.

The suspect is in surgery at the hospital.

We’ll bring you coverage of this breaking situation on Good Morning Cleveland starting at 4:30 a.m.

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