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Officer fatally shoots suspect at Cahokia Walmart

A shooting reported at the Walmart store in Cahokia Monday evening was officer-involved, police said. The suspect is dead.

According to police at the scene, the shooting occurred around 5:15 p.m. at the store that’s located at 1511 Camp Jackson Road.

Cahokia Police Chief David Landmann said the suspect, who has not been identified, died at an area hospital following the shooting.

The Illinois State Police are taking over the investigation, Landmann said.

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