BREAKING! A man has taken his ex girlfriend and one other person hostage after shots have been fired at a New Jersey UPS Facility!
DEVELOPING: Major police response for shooting incident that began around 9 a.m. ET at a UPS facility in New Jersey, police and UPS say; remains unclear if anyone has been injured. https://t.co/4NJZlvXH9N
— NBC News (@NBCNews) January 14, 2019
FoxNews Reports A man who took his ex-girlfriend and another person hostage inside a New Jersey United Parcel Service facility on Monday sparked an active shooter situation that sent police rushing to the scene, sources told Fox News.
Logan Township police told Fox News that “shots have been fired” at the facility, which is located about 20 miles south of Philadelphia. A law enforcement source later told Fox News that no one was struck by the gunfire and the alleged shooter was a man, known to local law enforcement, who took his ex-girlfriend and another person hostage inside the building.
The incident at the facility was first reported at about 9 a.m., prompting a large response from local and county officials. Video and photos from the scene showed police cruisers surrounding the loading dock area of the building in Logan Township. Armed officers could be seen crouching behind one of the vehicles.
“UPS is working with law enforcement as they respond to an active shooter situation at one of the company’s supply chain processing facilities in Logan Township, New Jersey. We cannot provide information about the identity of people involved at this time,” the company said in a statement…
ACTIVE SHOOTER: Multiple law enforcement agencies have responded to an active shooter situation at a UPS facility in Logan Township, New Jersey. WHAT WE KNOW SO FAR: https://6abc.cm/2RsQQ2v
Posted by 6abc Action News on Monday, January 14, 2019
This is a developing story. We will provide updates as more information becomes available!