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Suspect killed, officer wounded in Kansas City, Kansas

December 17, 2018

KANSAS CITY, Kan. (AP) — Authorities say a suspect has been killed after wounding an officer in Kansas City, Kansas.

Police Chief Terry Zeigler says the shooting happened Sunday night when officers responded to an indecent exposure call.

Police said in a news release Monday that a man at the house, 46-year-old Richard Johnson, died after being shot by an officer.

Two officers responded to the call and Johnson was able to get a gun from one of the officers. Police say during the ensuing struggle, Johnson fired a shot and a second officer returned fire.

The officer who was shot suffered non-life threatening injuries.

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Information from: KMBC-TV, http://www.kmbc.com

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