KCK police shoot armed robbery suspect who fired at officers near 38th and State

KANSAS CITY, Kan. -- KCK police exchanged gunfire with an armed robbery suspect Thursday, and the suspect was injured, officials say.

KCK Police Chief Terry Zeigler said on Twitter that officers were dispatched to an armed robbery call at CVS Pharmacy near 38th Street and State Avenue.

Officers tell FOX4 that the man walked into the CVS and robbed the business, then ran outside and tried to get away. The suspect then fired at officers, who returned fire, hitting the suspect in the back.

The suspect has been taken to a nearby hospital in stable condition. No officers were injured in the shooting.

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