One Dead in Silver Springs Shooting

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SILVER SPRINGS, NV - One man is dead in a shooting detectives believe was self-defense.

Lyon County detectives say late Friday, they got a 911 call from the 8000 block of Catfish Street in Silver Springs. The woman said she had just shot her adult son.

Upon arrival, deputies discovered an adult male dead from a single gunshot wound. The shooter was transported to a hospital for injuries sustained during the incident.

Initial indications are that the shooting was in self-defense and Lyon County detectives are investigating. They have not released names yet..