Boston Cops Shoot Mentally Ill Man To Death

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The second fatal shooting of a suspect by Boston police in less than a week had family members of the victim questioning the need for deadly force and authorities promising an investigation, says the Boston Globe. Luis Gonzalez, 58, described as mentally ill, was shot and killed by police in his apartment Friday night after he allegedly threatened officers with a knife and pepper spray failed to subdue him. His death comes less than a week after a 40-year-old Roxbury man was shot and killed by police after he allegedly pointed a gun at them during a . . .

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