FRESNO., Calif — Friday afternoon Fresno County Deputies responded to a 911 call from a woman claiming a man was making death threats. Just after 2:30 P.M. deputies arrived and discovered a man in front of the house waiving a knife.
According to the sheriff's office the man was asked to put down the weapon several times and he refused. The sheriff's office says one of the deputies shot the man with his handgun. The man was rushed to Community Regional Medical Center were he had surgery and is said to be okay.
Investigators say that man could be facing potential charges of assault with a deadly weapon and making criminal threats.