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Suspect dies after Modesto Police shooting

The suspect was taken to a nearby hospital and later died from his injuries.

MODESTO, Calif. — Update:

The suspect, who has yet to be identified, has died from his injuries, according to the Modesto Police Department.

The investigation is ongoing and police say they will provide more details as they become available.

Original Story:

Modesto Police say officers shot a suspect during a security check Tuesday morning. 

The shooting happened just before 11:45 a.m. in the area of Woodland Avenue and Rosemore Avenue. According to a Facebook post from the police department, the suspect allegedly had a gun when officers arrived. 

The police department says when officers found the suspect in the area, the shooting began. 

No officer was injured and the suspect was taken to a nearby hospital for treatment. The suspect's condition is unknown at this time. 

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