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Florida Woman Stabs A Cop In The Arm Before Being Shot Dead
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Florida Woman Stabs A Cop In The Arm Before Being Shot Dead

A Florida woman, Leah Baker stabbed a police officer and was then fatally shot, as seen in bodycam video. The State Attorney's Office ruled the death of Leah Baker, 29, a justifiable police shooting after she emerged from her home with the butcher knife. Baker, a young mother who suffered with her mental health, had called officers to her home at around 5pm on April 11 after an argument with her housemate about medication.   The bodycam footage shows Officer Elizabeth Mechling arrive to Baker's home on Golfair Boulevard. “What the f—k!” Mechling says while stumbling backward onto the street and telling a dispatcher she was stabbed. “Drop the f—king knife! Get on the f—king ground!” Baker appears to toss the knife in front of her before picking it up again, prom...