A police officer is seriously injured after shooting dead three members of his own family before turning the gun on himself, according to Dutch media reports.
Source: Dutch policeman shoots dead three members of his own family – reports
Police had earlier confirmed three people were dead in the city of Dordrecht in the Netherlands.
Emergency services rushed to the scene, with 15 police cars in the street, two ambulances, a trauma helicopter, and several police officers, according to a PvdA member from the city. Many local residents also rushed out on the street as panic ensued. The city has been partially closed off.
Police officers have not confirmed reports from local media that three people have been killed.
It is the fifth-largest city of the province after Rotterdam, The Hague, Zoetermeer and Leiden, and has a population of 118,450 people.