Police confirm one man dead in officer involved incident in SLC, One Women stabbed at Liberty Park

FILE PHOTO: SLCPD at Liberty Park .

SALT LAKE CITY, Utah — Salt Lake City police confirmed one man is dead after an officer-involved critical incident in downtown Salt Lake City.

The incident occurred near Pioneer Park, the area of 300 W. 300 South, in downtown Salt Lake City.

Police said the man became “belligerent” after stabbing a woman. Police then shot the man, killing him.

Witness says woman told him she asked man in PioneerPark for a lighter, and he stabbed her.

A knife was found near the body of the killed man.

Multiple units responded and remain on the scene around Pioneer Park.

Salt Lake City police have the area blocked off and are asking the public to avoid it.

This is a developing story. Bloom Report News will update the story as more information is available.