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Three dead in Marine stand-off

Three people are dead following a shooting and subsequent stand-off at Marine Corps Base Quantico in Virginia, the US military has said. The suspect in understood to have died from a "self-inflicted wound".

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Stand-off with suspect following US base shooting

Authorities are in a stand-off with a suspect at Marine Corps Base Quantico in Virginia following a fatal shooting.

Lt. Agustin Solivan said the shooting happened at about 11pm local time on Thursday.

He added that he believes the suspect is a staff member at the officer candidate school at the base. No information about the victim has been released.

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