Miami officers fatally shoot armed robbery suspect

Published: Sunday, January 18, 2009 at 6:38 p.m.
Last Modified: Sunday, January 18, 2009 at 6:38 p.m.

MIAMI Authorities say a Miami-Dade police officer fatally shot an armed robbery suspect.

Miami-Dade police say the masked man went into a Winn Dixie store early Sunday morning and confronted a group of employees.

Police say an officer reporting to the armed robbery call was forced to discharge his weapon. The suspect died at the scene.

Police have not released the names of the officer or the suspect.

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