Raytown police shoot suspected robber
10/11/2013 11:00 AM
10/11/2013 11:01 AM
A Raytown police officer shot an apparent armed robbery suspect Friday morning.
At 8 a.m., officers responded to an armed robbery report from a fast-food restaurant in the 9900 block of East Missouri 350. Not long after that, an officer located a man matching the robber’s description in the 10500 block of East 79th Street.
The officer attempted to stop the man and then shot him after the suspect produced a gun.
Officers were investigating at both locations Friday morning. The condition of the suspect, who was taken to a hospital, wasn’t known Friday morning.
Brian Burnes, firstname.lastname@example.org
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