MOUNT VERNON, Wash. - A fugitive was shot dead by U.S. Marshals after he opened fire at them in a Mount Vernon neighborhood, officials said.
Authorities said U.S. Marshals spotted the 26-year-old fugitive riding a bike down the street in the 400 block of LaVenture Road at about 2:40 p.m.
When the fugitive saw the federal officers, he pulled out a gun and opened fire at them. U.S. Marshals returned fire, killing the suspect.
No one else was injured.