3 dead in Wilmington courthouse shooting

February 11, 2013 7:14:47 AM PST
Three people, including the alleged shooter, are dead after gunfire erupted inside a Wilmington courthouse Monday morning.

The shooting happened at approximately 8:15 a.m. Monday at the New Castle County Court of Common Pleas, located at 500 N King Street.

According to Wilmington police, two women were killed in the incident. The alleged shooter, a male, is also dead.

The identity of the gunman is not known at this time.

Local and federal authorities responded to the scene. The courthouse was evacuated and officers are conducting a search of the building.

Stay with Action News and 6abc.com as more information becomes available.

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