Suspect in Mt. Rainier shooting found dead in snow

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Margaret Anderson loved her family, the outdoors and helping park visitors, her father says. A manhunt is under way for her killer.

MOUNT RAINIER NATIONAL PARK, Wash. – An armed Iraq War veteran suspected of killing a Mount Rainier National Park ranger managed to evade snowshoe-wearing SWAT teams and dogs on his trail for nearly a day. He couldn't, however, escape chest-deep snow.

Margaret Anderson loved her family, the outdoors and helping park visitors, her father says. A manhunt is under way for her killer.

Park Ranger fatally shot at Mount Rainier while police, FBI, and SWAT continue to search the park for the shooter.