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Police: Man kills self on I-95 after fatal shooting at motel

A Spotsylvania County man killed himself on Interstate 95 Tuesday after he fatally shot another man at a motel in Caroline County, police said.

The Caroline County Sheriff's Office said Todd T. Houck, 36, is suspected of killing Jeremy Gift, 36, of Stafford in a room at the Relax Inn in Bowling Green. Authorities said Houck then abducted a woman from the room.

Deputy sheriffs responding to the shooting saw a sport utility vehicle fleeing and pursed it. The chase went through Bowling Green and then onto I-95 in Spotsylvania County, where Virginia State Police joined in the pursuit.

State troopers and county deputies surrounded the vehicle, forcing it to slow down until...