Three folks have been killed after a gunman opened fire in the Dutch city of Dordrecht, officers in the Netherlands have mentioned.
A large police operation was launched on Monday night, with police saying ”a number of” folks had been shot in a residential road on the southern edge of the city.
Dordrecht Mayor Wouter Kolff mentioned on Twitter there had been “a very serious shooting incident” and that he was heading to the scene.
Emergency response groups have been treating victims on the scene of the incident.
A police supply mentioned that it was a Dutch police officer who shot and killed two members of the family after which himself.
A fourth relative was injured, mentioned the supply, who couldn’t be recognized as a result of the investigation was ongoing.
“Three people were killed in the shooting incident in Dordrecht’s Heimerstein (neighbourhood). One person was seriously injured,” in keeping with the official police assertion on Twitter.