October 13, 2015
The victim in Sunday's road rage shooting has been identified. Michael Madsen, 25, was shot by Richard Mayer, 55, near Sparks High School. Police are still investigating but no charges have been filed.
They say it happened near in the 1500 block of Irene Wayl shortly after 4 Sunday afternoon.
Sparks police are not calling the shooting a homicide. Sparks police say a fight between two drivers started on the road and ended at an apartment complex. Witness's tell us they heard a series of 4 shots.
Police say Madsen was shot in the chest and died in the hospital shortly afterward.
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