LAPD shoot, kill man allegedly armed with handgun

Los Angeles police officers shot and killed a man allegedly armed with a handgun near downtown L.A. Monday morning.

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- A man shot dead by LAPD officers near downtown LA. It happened this morning at 8th and Bexell Streets. That's right next to the 110 freeway. Officers say they tried to contact the man, but he ran, and they pulled out a gun. That is when the shooting happened. No one else was injured. Investigators say they recovered a handgun at the scene.