Aug 6, 2013 9:10 AM by Associated Press
PHOENIX (AP) - Phoenix police say two officers shot and killed a man who attacked and wounded the officers with a machete.
The incident happened just before midnight Monday after the officers went to an apartment complex in southwest Phoenix in response to a domestic violence call.
Sgt. Trent Crump says the man was hiding in a bathroom in an apartment and attacked the officers as they checked the welfare of a woman.
The man was fatally wounded when the officers shot him.
Crump says both officers are doing well. One was cut on the arm and the other on a hand and on his torso.
Police did not immediately identify the dead man.