Police kill armed man in Spokane

SPOKANE, Wash. – Spokane police officers have shot and killed a 34-year-old armed man during a confrontation outside a tavern.

Spokane County Sheriff's Sgt. Dave Reagan says the man died late Saturday.

A woman called police around 9:30 p.m. to report an armed man in the Special K Tavern. Police found the man in the parking lot.

The sheriff's office is leading the investigation into the shooting.