Man fatally shot by Oklahoma police threatened postal worker
December 16, 2020
OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — A man fatally shot by Oklahoma City police after threatening officers with a knife was charged with stabbing a postal worker six years ago, court documents show.
Bennie Edwards, 60, allegedly told the postal worker to "get off his porch" while she was delivering mail before attacking her with a knife. He was charged in 2014 with assault and battery for stabbing the postal worker.
The worker suffered several cuts on her left shoulder, but was not taken to a hospital and continued on her mail route, according to court documents.
His case was eventually dismissed more t...