Grandview police yell, “Drop the swords! Drop the swords!” at manic man as they open fire

Moments before Grandview police officers fatally shot a man wielding swords during a manic diabetic reaction on July 1, officers hoisting high-powered shotguns positioned themselves behind a parked SUV and ordered the man to drop his weapons.
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Moments before Grandview police officers fatally shot a man wielding swords during a manic diabetic reaction on July 1, officers hoisting high-powered shotguns positioned themselves behind a parked SUV and ordered the man to drop his weapons.

Glenn E. Rice covers crime, courts and breaking news for The Kansas City Star, where he’s worked since 1988. Rice is a Kansas City native and a graduate of the University of Central Missouri.