Police investigate deadly shooting/barricade near Rainbow and Warm Springs

By Jonathan Cisowski | jcisowski@8newsnow.com

Published 09/25 2016 01:10PM

Updated 09/25 2016 01:41PM

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Metro Police are investigating a deadly shooting at a Starbucks on East Warm Springs Road and Rainbow Boulevard Sunday afternoon.

At least one person was transported to Spring Valley Hospital and later died according to police, it is unknown at this time what the motive for this incident is. 

Police was one person has been detained in connection with this investigation and the surrounding businesses are being evacuated. Authorities are treating his incident as a hostage/barricade situation. 

Citizens are asked to avoid the area as SWAT has been called in for assistance.

8 News NOW will have updates as it becomes available.

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