UPS warehouse incident resolved, suspect shot

World 1/14/2019, 6:17 PM
UPS warehouse incident resolved, suspect shot

The shooting incident at a UPS facility in New Jersey ended after the police shot an armed man who had been holding two female UPS employees hostage, local media reported.

The hostages survived the situation without serious injuries, while the suspect was taken to hospital after sustaining gunshot wounds, according to the reports. The local prosecutor noted that the attacker, who had a previous relationship with one of the hostages, has been apprehended following the incident.

The motive behind the hostage-taking has not been revealed. Police stated they will release more details on the shooting later in the day.

Breaking the News / NP