Fatal police shooting of a man armed with a knife in Lancaster, Pa., was justified, prosecutors say

PHILADELPHIA — The fatal police shooting of a man who ran toward a Lancaster police officer armed with a knife was justified, the Lancaster County district attorney’s office has ruled.“The officer had no time or opportunity to do anything but run for his life and only resorted to lethal force when he confirmed an imminent threat to his life remained,” District Attorney Heather Adams said in a statement.The Sept. 13 shooting of Ricardo Munoz, 27, happened after Munoz’s sister called 911 to report that her brother was being aggressive toward his mother and was trying to break into her house.The …

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