Officials: Armed 14-year-old Shaaliver Douse fatally shot by police

Family members and friends who are mourning Douse

Family members and friends who are mourning Douse have set up a memorial at his home. (August 4, 2013 6:14 PM)

Police say a 14-year-old boy was fatally shot by police in the Bronx early this morning after the boy allegedly refused to drop a 9 mm handgun during a confrontation.

The NYPD says Shaaliver Douse was chasing after someone while carrying the handgun on East 151st Street by Courtlandt Avenue. Two responding officers indicated that they were police and told the boy to drop the weapon.

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