Armed intruder shot, killed in Shoreline

King County Sheriff's Office says an armed intruder was shot and killed after he and another person kicked in a door to a Shoreline home Saturday.

Police say they were called to the home in the 14500 block of Whitman Ave N around 7 a.m. for a report of a robbery at gunpoint.

When they arrived, a man was found shot in the home. 

The resident identified the man as one of the suspects, one of whom was armed, who kicked in the front door and entered the home. The other suspect, the man said, fled after the shooting. 

King County Sheriff's office says the suspect was pronounced dead at the scene.

The shooting is still under investigation. 

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