A Dutch police officer has shot and killed two household members prior to turning the gun on himself, police mentioned.
A third relative was seriously injured in the shooting in the city of Dordrecht close to the port of Rotterdam.
Earlier reports recommended the policeman had killed 3 members of his household prior to failing to kill himself.
The force has considering that mentioned the officer was 1 of these who died.
Rotterdam police mentioned in a statement on Twitter: “3 persons had been killed in the shooting incident in Dordrecht’s Heimerstein (neighbourhood).
“One particular particular person was seriously injured.
Emergency response teams had been at the scene and a residence in the neighbourhood had been cordoned off.
Dordrecht Mayor Wouter Kolff mentioned on Twitter there had been “a quite severe shooting incident” and that he was heading to the scene.