Officer shoots man who refused to drop knife

April 15, 2010 3:47:49 AM PDT
Police are looking into an officer involved shooting on the southwest side of Houston. The officer was responding to a call about a fight between a boyfriend and a girlfriend on Woodchase near Richmond. Police say a man at that home refused to put down a knife and then the officer shot him. The suspect was shot near his hip.

The man is expected to live. The officer and the girlfriend were not hurt.