Armed Man Wounded By Janesville Police During Confrontation Expected To Survive

Armed Man Wounded By Janesville Police During Confrontation Expected To Survive

An armed man who was wounded by Janesville police during a Thursday confrontation is expected to survive.  Officers were called to a traffic accident at about 2:45 p-m.  Witnesses say the man got out of his vehicle and had armed himself with a knife by the time police arrived.  The man’s name hasn’t been released.  He was shot while he was being taken into custody, then was taken to a nearby hospital.  One of the officers involved also required medical treatment.

-Learfield News