Tukwila

Armed robber shot, killed by Tukwila police

Armed robber shot, killed by Tukwila police
Crime tape sections off an area in Tukwila where a man was shot, Dec. 7, 2013.

TUKWILA, Wash. - Police in Tukwila say a gunfight with a robbery suspect ended with one man dead.

Police responded to reports of a takeover-style robbery at the Cash and Carry on Andover Park East around 7:30 p.m. Saturday night.

Investigators say officers were outside of the store as the suspect was leaving and shots were fired. Police say it's unclear who fired first.

The suspect was killed during the shooting, and no officers or other injuries were reported.

The police officers involved are on paid administrative leave while the incident is investigated, which is standard police procedure.