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Reno Police Release More Details on Tuesday's Shooting

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More details were released Thursday afternoon into Tuesday's deadly shooting across from Renown Regional Medical Center.

During a press conference, police said 51-year-old Alan Oliver Frazier of Plumas County, California went inside Urology Nevada inside the Center for Advanced Medicine and looked for physicians in the interior section of the office, then made his way into the exam rooms where he shot 51-year-old Dr. Christine Lajeunesse in the arm and torso. He then went to the hallway and shot at 46-year-old Dr. Charles "Garo" Gholdoian, missing him, instead hitting 20-year-old Shawntee Spears in the torso. Police say he then hit Gholdian in the torso, killing him.

A fourth shot hit a glass door in the hallway, possibly the result of an attempt to gain access inside a locked room.

Frazier then returned to the main lobby where he shot himself in the head. Police say they found a pistol grip 12-gauge shotgun, a fully loaded 40-caliber handgun and 2-shot derringer pistol with him. There is no indication that either hangun was fired.

They also mentioned that in 2010 Frazier had surgery, and said Frazier claimed to have had ongoing adverse effects from the procedure. Police say they are now in the process of getting Frazier's medical records to determine the nature of his surgery and his claims.

Police say Frazier left detailed plans of the shooting inside his home. Authorities say the note he detailed the shooting as his final act. They also found some other firearms. 

His truck was located at the scene and has since been towed to the police station for further investigation, where they are in the process of serving a search warrant.

Two funds have been established at Wells Fargo for those who'd like to help the victims of Tuesday's tragic events.

The "December 17 Patient Support Fund" will benefit Shawntae Spears, Dr. Lajeunesse and their families as they recover.

The "Dr. Gholdoian Memorial Fund" will benefit charitable causes chosen by the Gholdoian family.

Contributions can be made at any Wells Fargo branch or online through Wells Fargo online banking.   

An interfaith candlelight vigil will also be held Thursday at 7pm across from Renown at Pickett Park.

Both Lajeunesse and Spears were transported to Renown Regional Medical Center with critical injuries. Spears has since been upgraded to fair condition.

Dr. Gholdoian had practiced medicine for 16 years.

On Wednesday, Reno Police Deputy Chief Tom Robinson said they had interviewed about 29 people regarding the shooting. About 100 people were inside the building when the shooting happened.

Robinson said if anyone witnessed anything suspicious around that time to call Secret Witness at 322-4900 or text your tip to 847411.

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