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Henderson police identify officer involved in traffic stop shooting

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The side of a Henderson police cruiser is seen in this undated image. (File/FOX5) The side of a Henderson police cruiser is seen in this undated image. (File/FOX5)
LAS VEGAS (FOX5) -

Henderson Police Department identified the officer involved in the traffic stop shooting from Nov. 3.

Officer Rasmussen, 38, fired his weapon while conducting a traffic stop on the 200 block of Bismark Way, near Lake Mead Parkway and Van Wagenen Street. 

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The occupants of the vehicle were wanted in connection with multiple burglaries and fraudulent related activities.

The suspects attempted to flee the scene and a short pursuit ensued ending with the suspect's vehicle ramming into a patrol car. 

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