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Officer injured in shooting in which accused shoplifter dies


February 10, 2019

DEL CITY, Okla. (AP) — Authorities in suburban Oklahoma City say a suspected shoplifter has died following a shooting in which an officer and a security guard were injured.

The shooting occurred about 11 p.m. Saturday at a retail store in Del City, about 4 miles (6.4 kilometers) southeast of Oklahoma City.

Del City police Capt. Bradley Rule says a shoplifting suspect had been taken to the manager's office, where he allegedly produced a gun and shot a Del City police officer and a security guard. The police officer returned fire, striking the suspect.

Officials say the alleged shoplifter w...

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