Bio & Incident Details
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Weapon: Edged weapon
Offender: Shot and killed
Patrolman Harold Edgington was stabbed to death by a deranged man while issuing a parking citation.
Although mortally wounded by the stab wound, Patrolman Edgington was able to shoot the subject in the hip as the man fled.
A bystander who witnessed the incident used Patrolman Edgington's motorcycle radio to call for assistance. Responding officers shot and killed the man as he advanced on them with the knife used to kill Patrolman Edgington.