Hallandale Beach police shoot, kill armed robber

Suspect armed with gun, knife, police say

HALLANDALE BEACH, Fla. - Hallandale Beach police shot and killed an armed robbery suspect after following him from a nearby Walmart.

The shooting happened outside Acquo 124 on South Federal Highway on Thursday evening.

Sky 10 above the shooting scene showed a Lexus SUV with its rear window shattered and a bag covering a body.

Police said the suspect, armed with a gun and a knife, had robbed the Walmart on Hallandale Beach Boulevard about 6 p.m. before leading officers to the restaurant. Police said he went through at least one red light and refused to pull over.

When he stopped at Acquo 124, he exited the vehicle, and officers opened fire, said police.

No officers were injured.

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