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Deputies involved in deadly shooting near Lake Havasu

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Posted at 9:57 AM, Feb 14, 2017
and last updated 2017-02-14 11:57:18-05

Mohave County Sheriff's Office is investigating a deadly deputy-involved shooting. 

According to officials, a woman called deputies to her property after a man reportedly shot at her. When deputies arrived, they found the alleged shooter and shots rang out. 

The suspect was hit and was taken to the hospital for treatment where he later died. 

Mohave County officials say neither deputy was injured in the shooting incident, but both have been placed on administrative leave while the investigation is underway. Lake Havasu Police Department is helping with the investigation. 

The identity of the deceased suspect has yet to be released.