UPDATE: Authorities investigating double fatal shooting in Ryder as murder-suicide

RYDER, ND - UPDATE (5/17/2019 @ 10:30am):

The Ward County Sheriff has confirmed they are investigating a double fatal shooting at a bar in Ryder as a murder-suicide.

They are continuing their investigation but say there is no danger to the public.



Two men are dead in Ward County after what investigators say was a shooting incident at a bar.

It happened after 10 p.m. Thursday night.

Details are limited but Ward County Sheriff's Deputies say they found a man dead outside Ryder Star Bar next to a car and another man dead inside the bar.

Officials haven't released names and say both appear to have died from a gunshot wound.

The Sheriff's office believes one of the men is their original suspect and that there's no danger to the public.