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    One Killed, Two Wounded in Central Germany Shootout - Police

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    A woman was killed and two men were injured and hospitalized after shooting took place in central-western German state of Hesse, according to local police.

    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — A woman was killed and two other people were wounded in a shootout in central-western German state of Hesse, local police said Tuesday.

    "A woman was killed this morning… In addition, two men were injured and hospitalized," Wiesbaden city police said in a statement, adding that the motives behind the attack are unclear.

    Additional forces and a helicopter have been deployed in search operations for the suspect said to be 20-30 years old.

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