Man shot by police in Council Bluffs, Iowa


August 4th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

COUNCIL BLUFFS, Iowa (AP) — A man is being treated at an Omaha hospital after being shot in a confrontation with Council Bluffs police. Few details were immediately released about the Sunday afternoon confrontation on the north side of Council Bluffs.

Officials said the man was armed with a knife and suffered several gunshot wounds to his chest. The man may have also had self-inflicted wounds to his wrists.