TACOMA, Wash. (AP) – Tacoma Police shot and killed an armed robbery suspect at a Marriott Hotel.
Police were called to the hotel on Commerce Street around 10:45 p.m. Thursday.
A victim and witness were there when officers arrived.
Officers set up a search with a K9, which led them to Dock Street around 11:20 p.m.
Police say the suspect refused to show his hands and shots were fired within a minute after they found him.
Crews rushed the man to the hospital, but he later died.
A gun was found at the scene afterward, no officers were injured.
The Pierce County Force Investigation Team is at the scene processing evidence.