Man Fatally Shot by Owensboro Police After Being…..

Man fatally shot after police are called to a domestic altercation involving a knife.

Owensboro shooting

An Owensboro man was fatally shot by police, after they were called to a domestic altercation between a man and woman. Officers report that when they arrived “Lucas Anderson, 29, grabbed the woman by the hair and put a knife to her throat.”

It happened around 11:30 p.m. Friday in the 600 block of Delray Street.

Tristate Homepage reports

 Officers repeatedly asked Anderson to drop the knife. Police say Anderson tossed the woman to the side, and charged at the two officers with the knife. KSP say both officers fired multiple shots at Anderson.

Anderson was pronounced dead at the scene,and the woman was taken to the hospital and is in stable condition.

Neither officers involved were hurt, and were placed on administrated leave.