A trained hostage taker was there and tried to speak to the suspect over the phone, but “shots were fired,” the press release said.
“There were multiple deaths during that incident, including the suspect,” the press release said.
The sheriff’s office did not say how many people were killed in the incident.
The Oregon State Police are conducting the investigation into the shooting like any involved MP shooting for the sheriff̵
No MPs were injured and all MPs involved in the shooting are being taken on administrative leave during the investigation.