Coroner IDs man killed by police while trying to rob bank

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DENVER — The Denver Office of the Medical Examiner identified the man who was shot and killed while trying to rob a Denver bank as Mark Andrew Reed.

Reed, 58, died at Denver Health Medical Center Saturday after being shot by an off-duty Denver police officer.

Police said Reed robbed a US Bank on East Colfax near Monaco Parkway.

An off-duty police officer in uniform happened to be nearby.

Police Chief Robert White said Reed pointed what appeared to be a gun at the officer who then shot him.

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