Police kill armed 14-year-old boy on NYC street; they say he refused to drop gun

NEW YORK - Police say an officer shot and killed a 14-year-old boy on a street after he refused to drop his gun and pointed it at them.

Shaaliver Douse died of a single to his jaw after the early Sunday in the Bronx.

Police say two officers were on when they heard at around 3 a.m. say the officers found the boy with a , identified themselves and told him to drop the weapon.

Police say one of the officers shot him after he pointed his gun at them.

Authorities say Douse was arrested in May in the shooting of another teen and charged with .

Bronx reports later dropped the charges against him.

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