Shooting at Municipal Building

By Ben Manning |

Published 08/05 2013 10:50PM

Updated 08/05 2013 11:22PM

ROSS TOWNSHIP, MONROE COUNTY - A shooting at a Pennsylvania town meeting leaves three dead and four others in the hospital.

The meeting was at Ross Township Municipal Building along Anchorage Road in Monroe County. Police say Rockne Newell barged into the municipal building and started shooting a little before 7:30 Monday night.

Newell was one of the people taken to the hospital, he was later released to police. State Police are investigating what happened and are not releasing a suspect's name.

State Police are going to hold a news conference to release more information. But they did stress Newell is now in police custody and not a danger to the public.

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