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Man shot dead during police raid in Bradford

Buckingham Crescent
Image caption Police said the man died at the scene of the raid on Buckingham Crescent

A 49-year-old man has been shot dead during a drugs raid in Bradford.

Officers with a warrant went to a property on Buckingham Crescent in the Clayton area at about 13:00 BST.

A struggle took place between the officers, who were unarmed, and one of the occupants, which resulted in a firearm being discharged.

West Yorkshire Police said the Independents Police Complaints Commission (IPCC) had been informed and was attending the scene.

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