Standoff Ends With Suspect Killed In Front Of House Fire


By Paul Johnson

Hoquiam, Washington (CNN) - A more than 20-hour standoff in Washington state came to a fiery and deadly end early Today.
Local news media report a suspect was shot and killed in a shootout with police as he walked out of this burning home.
It is not clear how the fire started.
The man had been holed up there since Wednesday after police tried to arrest him on a warrant for fraud.
An officer was shot and wounded while entering the home Wednesday.
He was not seriously hurt.

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