Police: Cab Driver Shoots Man That Threatened Him With a Knife in Roanoke
Roanoke, VA - Roanoke Police say a man was shot early Saturday morning by a cab driver. The 34-year-old man driving the cab called police to say he had shot a man at 3:20 a.m. Saturday in the area of Campbell Avenue SE and Williamson Road SE. The driver told police the man had a knife and had become combative and threatening with the cable driver after asking him for a cigarette. Police say Antwan Stancil, 33, lunged at the cab driver with a knife when the driver shot him once. The cab driver was cooperative with officers and detectives following the shooting, police say. The case is still under investigation.