Police shoot machete-wielding man

DeKalb County, GA (WXIA) Georgia police shot and killed a man Wednesday after a bizarre confrontation in a DeKalb County neighborhood.

Several people called 911 around 8:00 Wednesday morning when they saw a Hispanic man in his 30s walking through the neighborhood. One neighbor called police after they spotted him sleeping in their driveway with the rooster.

Witnesses say when officers arrived, they tried talking the man into dropping his weapon. When he kept fighting back, police first tried to use a baton. The confrontation escalated until an officer shot the man.

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