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CECIL TOWNSHIP (KDKA) — Police responded to a fatal shooting in Washington County on Friday afternoon.

The incident happened along Route 980 in Cecil Township.

According to Cecil Township Police, the shooting was the result of a self-inflicted gunshot wound.

Reports of gunfire nearby turned out to be target practice going on around the same time as the shooting, police said.

Stay with KDKA for the latest on this developing story.