Agencies: Newark Police Department California
Last updated: 7 months ago
A Newark police officer shot and killed a man described by authorities as an armed robbery suspect who pointed a gun at the officer, officials said Saturday.
The incident began when police responded just before 10 p.m. Friday to a report of a man with a handgun forcing an employee at a Kentucky Fried Chicken restaurant on the 5700 block of Thornton Avenue to open the cash register, according to a statement released by the Newark Police Department. When police arrived on the scene, they saw a “female employee inside the store with her hands in the air,” the statement said
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