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3 people taken hostages at veterans home in US

IANS  |  Washington 

A on Friday took three people hostage at a veterans home in the US state of

The Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, (ATF) said on that it was responding to an active shooter and hostage situation at a veterans home at

The suspect is believed to be a 36-year-old man who was a member of The Pathway Home, a privately-run program for military veterans with emotional trauma, reported.

There were preliminary reports of 30 shots fired outside the main dining area of the Veterans Home of in Napa County, about 84 km north of

The sheriff's office said that multiple shots had been fired at officers, but there were no reports of any casualties.

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First Published: Sat, March 10 2018. 05:00 IST
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