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Police Shoot, Kill Man with Knife on Mount Helix

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The district attorney and sheriff's department are investigating a police shooting that killed a man with a hunting knife on Mount Helix.

El Cajon police said they fired bean bags and twice used a taser on the man as they chased him along Avocado Boulevard just before noon Friday.

The man refused to drop his knife and ran toward several businesses.

Four officers claimed they were forced to shoot the man when he charged at them.

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