Officer shoots, kills armed suspect who aimed gun

The man had broken into a house and was trying to evade capture

By Celinda Emison
Abilene Reporter-News

ABILENE, Texas — An Abilene police officer fatally shot an armed suspect who apparently was trying to break into a house to evade capture, officials with the Abilene Police Department reported Thursday.

Dennis L. Willis, 20, of Abilene, was pronounced dead at Hendrick Medical Center early Thursday morning after the shooting in the 2100 block of Shelton Street.

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