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January 7, 2013
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Man shoots himself in front of South Lake officers

A South Lake Tahoe man shot himself in the head on Saturday night in front of police officers, who were looking for him after he allegedly shot at a neighbor during a dispute.

The suspect in the 9:30 p.m. incident has not been identified.

According to police, the shooting occurred in the area of Brockway Avenue near the intersection of Rubicon Trail.

South Lake Tahoe Police spokesman Lt. Brian Williams said police received several 911 calls and found the victim in the incident uninjured.

The victim told officers he confronted the suspect at the suspect's doorstep to discuss his vehicle …

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The Nevada Appeal Updated Jan 7, 2013 12:43AM Published Jan 7, 2013 12:42AM Copyright 2013 The Nevada Appeal. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten or redistributed.