Woman killed after shooting at police in St. Joe - KCTV5

Woman killed after shooting at police in St. Joe

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Police say they were called to the area and when they arrived, a man and a woman began to run from the area. (KCTV5) Police say they were called to the area and when they arrived, a man and a woman began to run from the area. (KCTV5)
ST JOSEPH, MO (KCTV) -

Authorities say officers have shot and killed a woman who pulled out a gun and fired at officers outside a St. Joseph bar.

It happened at about 6:15 p.m. near Tenth and Sycamore streets.

Police say they were called to the area and when they arrived, a man and a woman began to run from the area.

As they were running, the woman pulled out a gun and began shooting at the officers.

The officers returned fire, shooting and killing the woman.

Police say the man running from police was also arrested. He was later released.

No officers were hurt during the incident.

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