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Four Dead, Several Wounded in Nevada Shooting

A gunman entered an IHOP in Carson City, Nevada earlier today and opened fire, killing at least 3 and eventually himself. Fox News has confirmed that 2 of the 3 killed were members of the National Guard and they were in uniform. At least 3 other Guardsmen were wounded as well. In total, 10 people have been reported shot. Law enforcement arrived shortly after the incident which took place around 9:00 a.m. local time.

Police have idetified the shooter as a 32 year old local man, but have not yet releasd his name. He reportedly shot a man on a motorcycle before entering the restaurant and opening fire once again. The gunman ended the spree with self inflicted shot and was taken to the hospital where he was pronounced dead hours later.

More details to follow as they become available.

Update- 3:00pm CST: It has been reported that the gunman has died.