**Colorado sheriff’s deputy and gunman fatally shot, two other deputies wounded in shootout **
[quote] The Jefferson County bomb squad and SWAT team and the state police are backing up local cops at the scene. Officials alerted the Colorado Bureau of Investigation has been alerted and placed two nearby schools, Platte Canyon and Fitzsimmons Middle School, under lockdown “for safety’s sake.”
Gun violence rocked the small town in 2006, when police said an armed man held six Platte Canyone High School students hostage. Authorities said he killed himself after he gunned down one of the hostages, 16-year-old Emily Keyes. She managed to send a text to her parents saying “I love U guys” right before she died, according to KMGH.
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Breaking News: Not much else is known here but this sounded serious.