Officer-Involved Shooting Under Investigation in Lyon County

The Lyon County Sheriff’s Office responded to an incident that resulted in an officer-involved shooting in the 3000 block of Second Street in Silver Springs Monday. Deputies say they received two calls about a domestic battery in progress. When they arrived, deputies were attacked by a male suspect and shots were fired. Lyon County Sheriff’s Office says one deputy had minor injuries and was taken to the hospital. The suspect was pronounced dead at the scene. The Nevada Division of Investigation and the Washoe County forensics team are taking over the investigation.

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