- Associated Press - Tuesday, June 16, 2015

RENO, Nev. (AP) - Police are investigating an officer involved shooting that left one man dead at the Tahoe Hacienda Inn in South Lake Tahoe.

KRNV-TV reports (https://bit.ly/1JRR74e ) the officer who fired the fatal shot was questioned by detectives Monday after the shooting.

South Lake Tahoe Police responded to a 911 call early Monday morning reporting screaming and crying from one of the rooms.

Lt. Brian Williams says an officer heard a gunshot from the back of the room when a woman answered the front door.

As of Monday night, a weapon had not been recovered from the scene.

One shot was fired that struck a man in his early 20s.

The man was transported to Barton Memorial Hospital where he died from his injuries.

The officer has been placed on administrative leave.


Information from: KRNV-TV, https://www.mynews4.com

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