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Suspect shoots officer, then shot and killed by police

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(KMOV) -- A suspect accused of shooting an officer was shot by police in Castle Point on Saturday.

Police said a 38-year-old Frederick Washington went to his truck and got a firearm when officers showed up at about 2 p.m. in the 10,000 block of Cavalier. Officers struggled with the Washington, but he was able to fire multiple shots and hit one officer in the hand. Police returned fire, shooting and killing the Washington.

Witnesses said the incident started as a domestic dispute. The officer shot was taken to the hospital and treated.

Washington lived in the same block where the incident occured.

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