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Dutch police officer kills children, self

Dutch police officer kills children, self”

Three people have been shot dead in the Dutch city of Dordrecht, near Rotterdam, according to police. Photos from the scene showed a large police presence in a residential neighborhood and at least one ambulance parked in the street as people stood in the street looking on.

Local newspaper BN DeStem reported that the other two victims were children aged eight and 12, daughters of the suspect and the injured fourth victim.

The useless haven't been named however police spokesman Wim Hoonhout mentioned 'it seems like a family incident'.

However, police have still not officially confirmed any details of the incident.

Dutch broadcaster NOS said the shooting was at a home and that emergency services were on the scene.

"We are present with many people and are investigating what happened".

The mayor of Dordrecht, Wouter Kolff, tweeted, "Earlier tonight a very serious shooting incident took place in Dordrecht".

"I am very touched and sympathise enormously with everyone involved".



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