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One Dead, Two Injured in Shooting in Reno Casino

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RENO, Nev. -- Authorities are investigating a shooting at the John Ascuaga's Nugget in Sparks Friday night.Police say a large group of people got into a fight inside near the Trader Dick's bar around 11:30 p.m. Several shots were reportedly fired.

According to KTVN News in Reno, when police arrived on scene, they found three people with gunshot wounds who were transported to the hospital. Police confirm one person died while the other two are being treated for their non-life threatening injuries.

Police believe the shooting was biker-related, but they could not release any other details at this time.

One part of the Nugget's hotel is blocked off at this time, while police continue to investigate. They say more of the business will continue to open back up Saturday morning.

Police say authorities from several agencies are working together in this investigation that they say is still in the early stages.

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