Suspect in shooting dies after clash with officers

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Updated: 6/15/2014 8:51 am

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Authorities say a shooting suspect died after exchanging gunfire with law officers following a high-speed chase,

Washoe County Sheriff's Detective Lt. Tom Green says the incident developed Friday night after officers responded to a call of shots fired at a residence in Washoe Valley and found two dead female victims and one injured male victim.

The officers began looking for a missing white Jeep.

The Carson City Sheriff's officers spotted it a chase began on U.S. 50 at high speed, with the suspect driving to Sand Mountain Recreation Area.

The Nevada Highway Patrol reports that the suspect died after exchanging gunfire with officers. No officers were hurt

No other details were immediately available, including names of those involved and the condition of the injured victim.


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