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One person dead, one injured in shooting at LDS Church in Fallon, Nevada
FALLON, Nevada -- One person is dead and another injured after a shooting Sunday at a Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints meetinghouse in Fallon, Nev. The shooting took place at the church located at 750 West Richards Street during services according to Kaitlin Richins, a spokeswoman for the City of Fallon. "A tragedy's occurred today in the City of Fallon," Fallon Mayor Ken Tedford said. "And we're all very sorry that it has." Late Sunday, the victim of the shooting was identified as 61-year-old Charles E. Miller, known around Fallon as "Burt." A 911 call about the shooting was made just before 1 p.m. Emergency responders found two people with gunshot wounds. The other victim underwent treatment for a leg wound, and has been released. The alleged shooter has been identified as 48-year-old John K. Connor. According to the news release, Conner is a member of the church and had been attending church services prior to the shooting. After the shooting, Connor left on foot and returned to his home which is right across the street. "Officers and sheriff's deputies surrounded the home while a hostage negotiator called in," Source