Pasco officers kill suspect who stabbed them with knife

PASCO, Wa. (AP) —  KEPR TV reported that two Pasco police officers shot and killed an 18-year-old man Saturday night who authorities say stabbed them. The Franklin County Coroners Office ‘identified the man as Alejandro Betancourt-Mendoza. The Pasco Police Department says the officers were stabbed while investigating a crime.  Sgt. Scott Warren told KEPR TV that the officers were investigating about 8:30 p.m. in the area of the 2000 block of North 18th Drive when a suspect pulled out a weapon and stabbed them.  The officers shot the suspect, police said. The officers were treated and released at Lourdes Medical Center in Pasco.