Five people are dead, including a gunman, after a shooting in rural Washington State Friday, according to the Mason County Sheriff's Office.
The sheriff's office received reports of four shot at a home in Belfair, the agency said on Twitter. A SWAT team assisted the sheriff's office on the scene, where a standoff and negotiations took place, according to police.
The gunman ended up shooting himself, police said.
The scene is secure. The suspect shot himself. Investigation is ongoing.— Mason County Sheriff (@MasonCoSheriff) February 26, 2016
Four victims confirmed and the suspect is deceased.— Mason County Sheriff (@MasonCoSheriff) February 26, 2016
Further details were not immediately available.
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