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Officer fatally shoots suspect at Cahokia Walmart

Police chief speaks about officer-involved shooting at Cahokia Walmart

Cahokia Police Chief David Landmann talks about the officer-involved shooting outside the Cahokia Walmart on Monday night.
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Cahokia Police Chief David Landmann talks about the officer-involved shooting outside the Cahokia Walmart on Monday night.

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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