Delta police kill man with gun

Daniel Nelson and Carol Byers said a stranger fired three shots early Saturday near Grand Avenue and Sixth Street in Delta, and Nelson said he called 911. Minutes later, Nelson said, the man lay dead on a nearby sidewalk, shot by police officers after he fired at them. Nelson recorded the aftermath of the shooting on his camcorder.



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Daniel Nelson and Carol Byers said a stranger fired three shots early Saturday near Grand Avenue and Sixth Street in Delta, and Nelson said he called 911. Minutes later, Nelson said, the man lay dead on a nearby sidewalk, shot by police officers after he fired at them. Nelson recorded the aftermath of the shooting on his camcorder.

Residents in a Delta neighborhood where police shot and killed a man early Saturday described the man as intoxicated and said he waved a semiautomatic handgun and fired several shots into the…




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