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Posted at 10:33 PM ET, 08/24/2012

D.C. police shoot man in SE

A man who approached officers in Southeast Washington while brandishing a knife was shot and critically wounded by police Friday after he refused to drop the weapon, a police department spokesman said.

The incident occurred around 6 p.m. in the 4200 block of 4th Street SE Officers went t here to investigate a report about a man threatening to do bodily harm, police said. .

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