Stephens City man shot and killed by Martinsburg police

Posted: March 14, 2013

MARTINSBURG — A Stephens City man was shot and killed by police Wednesday night in Martinsburg after allegedly stabbing an officer.
Wayne Arnold Jones, 50, of the 100 block of Clearwater Court, was pronounced dead at the scene sometime after 11:45 p.m. in the 100 block of South Queen Street, according to a Thursday media release from the Martinsburg Police Department. 

The officer that Jones allegedly stabbed in the torso with a knife suffered a minor wound that did not require medical attention.

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