A suspect is dead after an officer involved shooting in Merced County.
It happened just after midnight on Wednesday in the Atwater / Livingston area.
Two Ceres police officers and a California Highway Patrol officer opened fire on a man armed with a rifle.
No officers were injured.
The Merced County Sheriff's Department is investigating.
It's unknown at this time if the suspect was killed by the officers or if it was self inflicted.
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