A homeless man was shot and killed by police Friday morning near City Hall, according to officials.
At around 8:30 a.m. police noticed the 60-year-old man acting strangely. They called for assistance, but the man charged the officers with a knife, police said.
Police told him to drop the knife, but he refused to do so--that's when police shot him in the torso, officials said.
The unidentified man was rushed to Hahnemann Hospital where he was pronounced dead.
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The officers involved in the shooting are both 20 year veterans of the force.