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Attacker among three dead in shooting at Marine Base Quantico in US

Last Updated: Friday, March 22, 2013 - 13:26

Zeenews Bureau

Quantico (Virginia): A military spokesman said three person, including the shooter who succumbed to self-inflicted wounds, died during a shooting at Marine Corps Base Quantico in the US.

Authorities were in a standoff with the suspect who had barricaded himself in barracks.

Lt. Agustin Solivan says the shooting began around 11 pm Thursday (local time).

Solivan believed that the suspect could be a staff member at the officer candidate school at the base.

No information on the victim has been released.

First Published: Friday, March 22, 2013 - 13:23
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