Man with knife is fatally shot by Santa Ana police officer
A man with a knife was shot and killed by a Santa Ana police officer Friday night, police said.
Two officers were dispatched to check an area around 1100 S. Poplar St. for possible gang activity a little after 9:30 p.m. One of the officers entered an alley and was confronted by a man with a knife, police said.
The officer fired one shot and hit the man in the torso, police said. The man was taken to a hospital, where he died hours later.
-- Raja Abdulrahim