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During a mental health crisis, a family’s call to 911 turns tragic

A mother in Lancaster tried for years to help her grown son get consistent treatment for schizophrenia. Then, hoping to get him involuntarily committed for care, the family called the police.

By Brett Sholtis

Lancaster police body camera video shows aftermath of Ricardo Munoz shooting

Warning: Graphic video of a fatal shooting. Use discretion.
By Brett Sholtis

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Lancaster finds itself in the spotlight after police officer shoots and kills knife-wielding man

A police officer fatally shot a man with a knife after his sister said she called police to get him involuntarily committed, leading to street protests and vandalism in what the mayor of Lancaster called a “heartbreaking day.”

By The Associated Press

Updated: 2020-09-14 09:35:00

Update: Video shows Lancaster police officer running away while shooting man with knife

Hundreds took to the streets following the shooting death of 27-years-old Ricardo Munoz.
By The Associated Press