Police:  Wichita bank robbery suspect fatally shot

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By KNSS Radio

A man, suspected in an east Wichita bank robbery was fatally shot during an officer-involved shooting Monday afternoon.

It happened around 3:40 p.m. in the 900 block of east Corporate Hills Drive.  The suspect entered the Golden Plains Credit Union and demanded money.  He was given an undetermined amount of cash and fled in a stolen vehicle.

During a short vehicle pursuit the suspect hit two vehicles, injuring two, and also striking two additional police cars at 13th and Webb Rd.  

A police spokesman said an officer exchanged shots witht he suspect, but it was still unclear who fired the first shots.  EMS arrived and found the suspect had died from his injuries.

The Federal Bureau of Investigation and the Kansas Bureau of Investigation are assisting Wichita Police with the investigation.