St. Petersburg, Florida - A woman who was shot by the St. Petersburg police Sunday night after pointing a gun at an office has died from her wounds.

Officers went to the woman's home just after 8 p.m. Two officers knocked on the front door while another officer knocked on the back door.

The woman pulled back a curtain to a window near the back door and was pointing a .38 revolver at the officer.

The officer then fired his handgun at the window and struck the woman. She was then transported to Bayfront Medical Center and died a short time later.

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