Three dead, one wounded in shootings in central Maine

Reuters News
Posted: Jul 05, 2017 11:35 AM

(Reuters) - Three people were killed and a fourth wounded on Wednesday in a series of shootings in central Maine, according to State Police, who said that officers shot and killed the suspected gunman.

The shootings occurred around 7:30 a.m. EDT in Madison, a town about 90 miles north of Portland, according to Maine State Police spokesman Stephen McCausland.

No other details were immediately available.

(Reporting by Scott Malone in Boston; Editing by Gabriella Borter)