Robber points gun at N.C. officer; suspect fatally shot
By Stanley B. Chambers Jr.
The News & Observer
DURHAM, N.C. — A Durham police officer shot and killed a robbery suspect early Tuesday after he pointed a gun at officers, police said.
Later in the day, Police Chief Jose L. Lopez Sr. said he thinks the officer, B. D. Opitz, made the right decision when he fired.