Luther Edwards (402)

11/30/2000: On a Thursday evening local police responding to a domestic disturbance call were greeted by a woman with serious head wounds, then surprised by Edwards leaping out at them with a samurai-style long sword. Edwards was repeatedly ordered to put down the sword but did not. Other jurisdictions responded, including a state trooper, and Edwards was shot to death.,298594

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