Authorities have identified a machete-swinging man shot and killed by a Kansas City, Kan., police officer Saturday night as Carlos Davenport, 50. Officers were called to an apartment in the 1100 block of Washington Avenue after a caller said a man was trying to stab her sister. An officer shot Davenport after he charged out a door with a machete raised above his head.
Authorities have identified a machete-swinging man shot and killed by a Kansas City, Kan., police officer Saturday night as Carlos Davenport, 50. Officers were called to an apartment in the 1100 block of Washington Avenue after a caller said a man was trying to stab her sister. An officer shot Davenport after he charged out a door with a machete raised above his head. File photo The Kansas City Star
Authorities have identified a machete-swinging man shot and killed by a Kansas City, Kan., police officer Saturday night as Carlos Davenport, 50. Officers were called to an apartment in the 1100 block of Washington Avenue after a caller said a man was trying to stab her sister. An officer shot Davenport after he charged out a door with a machete raised above his head. File photo The Kansas City Star

Machete-swinging man shot and killed by KCK police is identified

November 10, 2014 1:15 PM