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Video: Bank robbery ends in fatal gun battle

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A California bank robbery ends with a high-speed car chase. (Source: CNN) A California bank robbery ends with a high-speed car chase. (Source: CNN)

STOCKTON, CA (CNN) - Three bank robbery suspects led police on a chase through northern California Wednesday.

Gunshots ricocheted off the getaway SUV, the suspects and Stockton Police exchanged a barrage of bullets.

A neighbor captured the final moments on his cell phone.

There was no movement until police swarm the SUV.

They found three bank robbery suspects: one man fatally shot, a second suspect died later and the third was wounded.

One hostage was killed in the shootout.

A neighbor ducked for cover to get the video.

"At least a thousand maybe more they're still going right now," said Keith Burgad

Police say the suspects were shooting at them with an AK-47 style rifle. After robbing the bank the suspect off in an employee's SUV, with two employees and a customer held hostage.

They led police on an hour-long high-speed chase. Covered both major freeways and surface streets.

"They were trying to kill our police officers because 14 patrol cars being riddle by bullets shows a definite attempt to kill the police officers," said Chief Eric Jones.

Bullets struck civilian cars and people's homes.

"Up and down Hammer Lane because my mother could hear the shots from her house," said Daniell Duarte, a witness.

Police say two hostages were either thrown from or jumped out of the SUV.

The third hostage didn't make it out alive, caught in the deadly crossfire between police and bank robbery suspects who refused to surrender.

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