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COEUR d ALENE--Police in Coeur d Alene shot and killed a man after he allegedly shot someone and led authorities on a dangerous high speed chase.

The first shooting happened around 11 a.m. near 11th and Lakeside.Police arrived to find a man with a gunshot wound to his chest. Police noticed the suspect in the shooting taking off in a car and pursued him.

As officers chased the suspect he fired at them from his vehicle.

The suspect was driving along East Coeur d Alene Lake Drive when he tried to take a turn too fast and spun out.

The suspect got out of the car and began firing at police.Police returned fire, killing the suspect.No officers were injured

Lakeside is currently closed between the 1100 and 1200 blocks. Coeur d Alene Lake Drive is also closed at Yellowstone Trail.


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