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Man killed by police near day care pulled gun on officers, authorities say

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RAMSEY, Minn. -- A man was shot and killed while attempting to flee police investigating a suspicious vehicle parked outside a day care center Thursday in Ramsey, authorities said.

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Anoka County sheriff’s Cmdr. Paul Sommer said the man was killed when he pulled a handgun and pointed it at two Ramsey officers who were chasing him.

Sommer said one or both officers fired at the man.

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