Police: Officers kill armed 15-year-old suspected in robbery

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Columbus police say officers fatally shot a 15-year-old who was armed with a gun and suspected in the robbery of a pharmacy store.

Police said on Twitter that at least two officers fired at the boy Thursday when police confronted him at the CVS store and found him to have a gun.

The boy was taken to a hospital in critical condition and died of his injuries. Nobody else was injured.

Officers were called to the store just after 6 p.m.

An investigation is underway.

The death is the second fatal officer-involved shooting of a robbery suspect in less than a week.

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