Oct 8, 2012 at 7:01 am
RICHFIELD, Minn. (KNSI) Authorities have released the name of a Richfield man who was shot and killed by a police officer.
The Hennepin County medical examiner's office says 25-year-old Jeffrey O'Connor died of multiple gunshot wounds.
Officers were called to a Richfield home Friday on a report of an emotionally disturbed man and a potential hostage situation.
Investigators say an officer shot and killed a man who was wielding a knife.
The officer involved in the shooting was not hurt.
Richfield police will release more information today.
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