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— A man was shot by police Thursday after attacking an officer with a lawnmower blade.

The man, whose name wasn’t immediately available, was listed in serious condition at a hospital, according to news reports.

Police had responded to a home on Longmeadow Drive at 4:30 p.m. after a neighbor reported a man acting erratically.

The police confronted the man and tried to subdue him with a Taser, but it wasn’t effective.

The officer, whose name wasn’t released, was listed in fair condition at the hospital.

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