Authorities: 3 dead, trooper wounded in Maryland shooting
The Washington County Sheriff’s Office said in a news release that three victims were found dead Thursday at Columbia Machine Inc. in Smithsburg.
The releases says the suspect then fled in a vehicle and was tracked down by Maryland State Police.
The sheriff’s office says the suspect and a trooper were wounded in an exchange of gunfire. Both were being treated for their wounds.
News photographs showed a large law enforcement presence, including emergency vehicles, at the scene.