UPDATE (3:20 PM): Seven people were shot, including the shooter. Three of the victims are expected to survive. Two of those shot were dead at the scene and one perished in the hospital.
The lone suspect was Snochia Moseley, 26, of Baltimore County. She was fatally injured by a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
According to the Harford Sheriff’s Office, she was temporarily employed at the Rite Aid distribution center and she reported for her work day as usual at approximately 9:00 a.m.
Detectives are still working to establish a complete timeline of the events of this morning. Currently, they have not established a motive.
UPDATE (11:42 AM): The suspect who opened fire in the Rite Aid support facility, a female, was apprehended.
Police in Maryland are responding to a scene where 5 people have been shot, 3 killed in Harford County.
ATF and FBI agents based in Baltimore are also responding to the scene, according to their Twitter accounts.
Deputies were dispatched in response to the shooting around 9:09 a.m.
Officials say the suspect is still on the loose.
The shooting occurred at a Rite Aid support facility in Aberdeen, and “what I understand is the location is secure,” said Rite Aid spokeswoman Susan Henderson. Roughly 1,000 employees work there, she told CNN.
The Harford County Sheriff’s Office is telling people to avoid the area at Spesutia Road and Perryman Road.
We can confirm there was a shooting in the area of Spesutia Road and Perryman Road. Multiple victims. The situation is still fluid. Please avoid the area. Media staging area still TBD.— Harford Sheriff (@Harford_Sheriff) September 20, 2018
We are closely monitoring the horrific shooting in Aberdeen. Our prayers are with all those impacted, including our first responders. The State stands ready to offer any support. https://t.co/fzugpo8C1Z— Governor Larry Hogan (@GovLarryHogan) September 20, 2018
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