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Man shot and killed by DeSoto Police, after chase

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DeSoto police were involved in a chase and shooting death early Saturday evening.

Officers found the suspect, who allegedly shot a gun inside of a DeSoto neighborhood and chased after him.  The chase ended at the Spanish Trails Inn, along I-35, in Lancaster.

Witnesses say he heard officers order the suspect to put the gun down several times before officers shot and killed the suspect.

The Texas Rangers are assisting in the investigation because the chase crossed into another jurisdiction.

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