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Sheriff investigates fatal Chino Hills officer-involved shooting

Sheriff investigates fatal Chino Hills officer-involved shooting
San Bernardino County investigators are looking into the fatal police shooting of a Chino Hills man. The pointer above shows approximately where the shooting took place. (Google Maps)

Investigators in San Bernardino County are looking into the fatal police shooting of a Chino Hills man who allegedly threatened the officers with knives, sheriff's officials said Tuesday.

Deputies from Chino Hills police responded to reports of a stabbing shortly before 8 p.m. Monday at a home in the 15000 block of Tern Street, according to a statement from the San Bernardino County Sheriff's Department.

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At the home, there was a man armed with knives, sheriff's officials said, who tried to attack the officers.

Deputies shot him, and the man was taken to a nearby hospital, where he died. His name has not been disclosed because his family is still being notified. But he was described by officials as a 47-year-old man.

None of the involved were injured during the incident.

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