Three people were left dead and a child injured after an apparent domestic dispute led to a shooting at a restaurant.
A woman and a girl were killed inside the Cracker Barrel Old Country Store in Ohio on Thursday night.
The suspected gunman was fatally shot by the police after he ignored officers' demands to drop his weapon as he tried to exit the restaurant.
Three people were left dead after an apparent domestic dispute led to a shooting the Cracker Barrel Old Country Store in Ohio on Thursday night
Police Chief Scott Mielke told ABC 5 that a woman at the restaurant called 911 at 8.40pm saying that she felt threatened by her husband after telling him that she was leaving him.
She said he was circling the parking lot in his car.
Police arrived, heard gunshots, and saw a man exiting the restaurant with a 'long gun', Mielke said.
The suspected gunman was fatally shot by the police after he ignored officers' demands to drop his weapon as he tried to leave the restaurant
Officers ordered the man to drop his weapon, then fatally shot him when he failed to surrender.
Mielke said a woman and a girl were found dead inside, and another girl was taken to hospital with unknown injuries.
Police believe all of the dead were from the same family., but have yet to release names or ages.
Jody McIntosh, a waitress at the restaurant, told ABC 5 that she had left after finishing her shift when a co-worker called to say that someone 'had shot up the place'.
Read more: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2129137/Gunman-shot-dead-police-kills-women-restaurant-shooting.html#ixzz1rurVM33h
In: Regional News
Tags: Gunman, shot, two, women, domestic, dispute, restaurant
Location: Ohio, United States (load item map)
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