Oregon Campus Shooter Died by Suicide, Officials Said

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The gunman who opened fire at the Umpqua Community College in Oregon Thursday died by suicide, officials said today.

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The news was released by Douglas County Sheriff John Hanlin, on behalf of the Oregon State Medical Examiner.

Ten people, including the gunman, died in the shooting spree.

An officer-involved shooting investigation is being conducted and is nearing a conclusion, according to the Douglas County District Attorney's Office.

When asked about the officer-involved shooting investigation, Hanlin said today there was an exchange of gunfire and the shooter was neutralized. He added that the officer-involved shooting investigation is being handled independently of the main investigation.

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