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(Las Vegas, NV)  —  An investigation continues into Metro’s latest officer-involved shooting.  Twenty-three-year-old Jason Baires was shot and killed early yesterday morning, after police say he fired shots at officers who were chasing him near Washington and Michael Way.  A detective was wounded, but is expected to recover.  Police say Baires was a suspect in the beating death of 50-year-old Rodolfo Velasco-Bayardo.  The “Review-Journal” says Baires had several prior convictions for drugs and theft.

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