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Attempted Coin Shop Robbery Ends In Fatal Shooting

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A worker at a North Park coin shop fatally shot one of two men who tried to rob the business today, authorities reported.

The shooting in the 2400 block of El Cajon Boulevard was reported about 9:15 a.m., according to San Diego police.

By the time officers arrived, one of the bandits had fled, SDPD spokeswoman Monica Munoz said. Medics took other to Scripps Mercy Hospital, where he was pronounced dead a short time later.

Police shut down a stretch of the thoroughfare and fanned out through the area in search of the outstanding suspect.

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