Authorities Identify Man Shot By Officer Outside Texas Store

GARLAND (June 21, 2014) Authorities Saturday identified the knife-wielding man who shot and killed by an officer during a confrontation outside a grocery store in Garland as Ismael Sadiq, 30.

An officer who responded to a report of an armed man shot and killed Sadiq Friday afternoon after the man refused to put down the knife.

He was shot as he charged toward the officer, who was not hurt, police said.

The officer was put on paid administrative leave while the shooting is investigated.