SPD: Officer shoots, kills armed robbery suspect in north central Spokane

SPD responds to reports of armed robbery in N Spokane

SPOKANE, Wash.-- An officer involved shooting in north central Spokane left one person dead Tuesday morning.

SPD officials said witnesses heard the armed robbery suspect had fired a shot prior to fleeing the scene.

SPD authorities said the suspect did threaten a clerk with a gun.

Law enforcement said they did not think the public was in danger.

SPD officials asked people to avoid the area if possible. 

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