Minn. K-9 shot, gunman killed


By Mara H. Gottfried
St. Paul Pioneer Press

ST. PAUL, Minn. — St. Paul police shot and killed a 34-year-old man Monday after he reportedly fired shots in a Greater East Side alley. A police dog was shot in the head and wounded during the incident.

Officers were called at 6:12 p.m. about a man who had a handgun and was drinking in an alley behind the 1500 block of East Iowa Avenue, said Peter Panos, police spokesman. As officers responded, they got information at 6:14 p.m. that the man was firing the gun, Panos said.

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