St Louis Police Shoot and Kill Alleged Robber 3 Miles from Michael Brown Shooting

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ST. LOUIS, MO (KTVI) – Authorities are responding to a report of an officer involved shooting in north St. Louis.  It happened just before 1 p.m. Tuesday at Mclaran and Riverview outside a market.

Authorities say a man tried to rob the 5-Star Market  convenience store with a knife.

The store owner says he got into a dispute with the man.

Police were called but the suspect refused to put down the weapon.   He tried to attack police and was shot and killed.

For updates on this developing story, head to KTVI’s website here.

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