Man shot, killed by police after entering Walmart with guns

Police are investigating an incident that happened overnight in Monroe County.

Officials say around 10:11 p.m., police were called to a Walmart in East Stroudsburg for a report of a man inside with multiple weapons.

When police arrived, they say they confronted the man, who had a rifle and two handguns, and told him to drop his weapons.

The man reportedly refused and pointed a weapon at police.

Police fired a shot, detained the suspect and transported him to the hospital where he was pronounced dead.

The identity of the man and the motive behind this are unknown at this time.

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