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Suspect shot by Milwaukee officers

MILWAUKEE (AP) - A suspect has been shot and killed by Milwaukee police officers.

Authorities say officers were called to a fight at a gas station shortly before 2 a.m. Thursday. When they arrived, they heard nearby gunshots and found a man firing a weapon. Police say he refused orders to drop the weapon and was shot.

The Milwaukee County Medical Examiner's office tells WISN-TV (http://bit.ly/17p1SIY ) the suspect has died. The officers were not injured. Two officers are on desk duty while the shooting is investigated.

 

Information from: WISN-TV, http://www.wisn.com

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