Saturday, December 22, 2012

Pennsylvania Shootings: Woman Shot While Hanging Xmas Decorations, 3 more Dead

A gunman fatally shot a woman decorating a church hall for a children's Christmas party and two other men in rural Pennsylvania before he was killed in a shoot-out with state troopers.

The shootings began in Frankstown Township, 100 miles east of Pittsburgh, at around 9am local time.

Investigators have been dealing with five crime scenes within around 1.5 miles of the town, authorities said.