Robbery suspect shot, killed by police in Federal Heights

10:23 PM, Jan 26, 2014   |    comments
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FEDERAL HEIGHTS - A robbery suspect was shot and killed by police at the Family Dollar store at West 84th Avenue and Pecos Street in Federal Heights Sunday night

Police believe the same suspect robbed another Family Dollar at gunpoint on 92nd Avenue in Federal Heights earlier.

The suspect went to the second Family Dollar following the first robbery. Police say it is standard procedure to check other similar locations once something like this happens.

Police say an officer shot at the suspect. A police spokesperson couldn't say what happened leading up to the shooting.

The suspect is a black man who was taken to Denver Health where he was pronounced, according to police.

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