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Armed robber shot dead by retired cop

(WPXI) WHITESTONE, Queens – An armed man was gunned down by a retired NYPD officer as he allegedly robbed patrons at a Queens bar on Monday.

The fatal shooting happened at Parkside Pub on 149th Street in Whitestone at 3:53 a.m.

Police said 30-year-old Andrew McClean walked into the pub waving a gun and announced a robbery. He took money from the cash register and then stole from some customers before the former cop fatally shot him, according to police.