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Nevada Trooper Shot, Killed; Suspect Now In Custody

Mar 27, 2020, 12:01 PM | Updated: 12:03 pm
(FILE photo KSL TV)
(FILE photo KSL TV)

ELY, Nev. – A suspect is in custody after a Nevada Highway Patrol Trooper was shot and killed Friday morning, authorities said.

According to the Eureka County Sheriff’s Office, the shooting happened shortly before 6 a.m. while the trooper was conducting a motorist assist on US-93 in the town of Ely.

The trooper’s identity has not been released.

This article will be updated if more information is made available.

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