Knife-Wielding Man Entered Hospital, Threatened Staff, and Was Shot by Police
August 23, 2017 | Strategic Insights for Health System
Police fatally shot a 28-year-old man who entered an Arizona hospital and threatened staff members with butcher knives, according to an August 17, 2017, article in the Arizona Republic. The man entered the hospital's emergency department at around 5 a.m. He was “carrying the knives and yelling," the article said.