Officer shoots man with knife

On Wednesday, May 15, 2013, at approximately 1:06 AM, Waterloo Police were dispatched to E.4th Street and Sycamore Street on report of a man with a knife.

Officers arrived and located the man in the 200 block of East 4th Street. The man threatened officers with a knife and he was shot. The man was taken to Allen Hospital where he is currently in surgery.

Per Waterloo Police Department policy, the Iowa Division of Criminal Investigation has been notified and is currently on scene conducting the investigation.

All other information will be released by the DCI. Their contact is Lieutenant Robert Hansen. He can be reached at 515-281-6176.

Captain Tim Pillack
Waterloo Police Investigastions
319-291-4336