Cape Girardeau Police shoot and kill man with knife

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CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. — A man is dead in Cape Girardeau after being shot by police.

The man had a knife and was threatening the officers according to KFVS-TV.

The shooting happened in the 600 block of La Petite Court.

Police were investigating a report of suspicious activity in the home.

The shooting will be involved by the Missouri State Highway Patrol.