Sex offender, Phillip Trammell, has been shot dead after stabbing a police officer.
Police entered his home with a warrant, Trammell was hiding in a laundry pile when he jumped out and stabbed on officer with a 4-inch blade, he was then shot dead.
The officers searched rooms looking for Trammell when he jumped out from a pile of clothes with a knife in his hand.
Officer Christian Goode shot his taser but it did not work, he was then stabbed twice before shooting Trammell dead.
He was rushed to hospital and is expected to make a full recovery.