Man killed in police-involved shooting in Humboldt Park

A man was killed Friday night in a police-involved shooting in Humboldt Park on the city's West Side, the Independent Police Review Authority has confirmed.

The shooting occurred in the 900-block of North Central Park Avenue. Police say the man was holding a sharp object and refused to drop the weapon even though they used tasers on him twice.

The man later died at a hospital. None of the officers were hurt.

The Independent Police Review Authority is investigating.

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