- Associated Press - Tuesday, April 11, 2017

DAYTON, Nev. (AP) - Lyon County sheriff’s deputies have arrested a suspect in a fatal shooting in Dayton.

The sheriff’s office says deputies responded to reports of a shooting at about 11:15 p.m. Monday on Dayton Valley Road east of Carson City.

A 39-year-old man who had been shot twice was flown to a Reno hospital where he later died from his wounds.

The sheriff said in a statement Tuesday that the 49-year-old suspect was taken to a hospital in Carson City for treatment of facial wounds before he was booked into the Lyon County jail.

The names of the men have not been released.

Anyone with information should call the Lyon County Sheriff’s Office at 775-463-6620 or Secret Witness at 775-322-4900.

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