Police Shoot, Kill Mother Who Was Stabbing Daughter

November 29, 2011 Updated Nov 29, 2011 at 6:45 PM EDT

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Police Shoot, Kill Mother Who Was Stabbing Daughter

November 29, 2011 Updated Nov 29, 2011 at 6:45 PM EDT

According to the Atlanta Journal-Constitution, police on Monday said they shot and killed a 40-year-old woman who was stabbing her 4-year-old daughter inside an Atlanta home.

According to the Journal-Constitution story, officers ordered the woman to put down a knife and shot her after she refused. The woman's 4-year-old daughter also died, according to the Journal-Constitution.

Read the Atlanta Journal-Constitution Story HERE.