Suspect Killed After Striking Officer With Sword

Two Kennewick (WA) Police officers shot and killed a suspect armed with a sword after the suspect struck an officer in the head with the weapon.

Police have identified the suspect as 46-year-old Hussein Hassan of Kennewick.

Officer Joshua Kuhn and Officer Jason Kiel, of the Kennewick Police Department approached the suspect following a report of someone walking down the street with a sword in hand.

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