Monday, November 09, 2015
CA: Man Chasing Neighbors with Knife and Hammer Shot in back of head
SCRIPPS RANCH (KUSI) - 10:46 p.m. - A 28-year-old man who was attacking people with a knife and a hammer was shot in the back of the head by a neighbor in Scripps Ranch Thursday, police said.
The suspect had suffered "some sort of mental breakdown,'' San Diego Police Department Sgt. David Jennings said, and was chasing neighbors with a knife and a hammer.
One neighbor armed himself with a handgun and shot the suspect, who was hospitalized with non life-threatening injuries, Jennings said.