Sword-wielding man injures 3 Canon City officers

POSTED: 02:56 PM MDT Aug 30, 2013 
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CANON CITY, Colo. -

Three Canon City police officers are recovering from minor injuries after they were attacked by a sword-wielding man.

Canon City police Capt. Jim Cox said officers were checking out a report of a disturbance Thursday when they found a man in the doorway of an apartment armed with a sword and yelling and screaming.
    
According to the Pueblo Chieftain, police forced their way in and tried to subdue the man when they were attacked.