A ‘woman armed with knife’ has been rushed to hospital after she was shot by police in Liverpool. Merseyside Police were informed about a woman carrying a blade on Cairns Street in Toxteth at 1.50 pm on Thursday.
One of the neighbors, Mohammad Shopon, has revealed that he heard a band that sounded like fireworks. When he walked to the street he saw the seven to eight police officers in the street.
Police representative disclosed that a woman was shot by the police and has suffered an injury to the upper body. She was rushed to the hospital.
Police have started the investigation and the area is currently sealed. The spokesperson has not disclosed further details because it is the police incident.