Suspect dead in S. Car. following standoff with police

Updated: Tuesday, September 2, 2014
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GREENVILLE, S.C. (NEWSCHANNEL 3) - In South Carolina, a suspect is dead, and an officer is in surgery after a shooting outside a law enforcement center on Monday night.

Police say the suspect came to the center, and fired at the locked doors and a plate glass window.

An officer responding to the scene fired at the suspect after telling him to drop his weapon.

The officer was hit in three places, but there is no word on his condition at this point.

Authorities say the suspect died from a self-inflicted wound.

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