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Douglas County fatal shooting

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DOUGLAS COUNTY, Wash. - The Douglas County Sheriff's office says a Wenatchee man is dead and another is in jail after a shooting in a park.

The shooting happened Saturday in the town of Orondo, 20 miles north of Wenatchee. Deputies responded to a shots fired call early Saturday morning and arrived to find a 19-year-old Eduardo Lara with a gunshot wound.

Lara was taken to the hospital where he later died.

Sunday morning deputies say a longtime friend of Lara's is facing a charge of First Degree Manslaughter. Investigators say the man told them he was showing off a revolver and when he lowered the gun it accidentally went off.

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