No less than 16 folks killed by energetic shooter in Maine

Police say no less than 16 folks have been killed in a number of shootings in Lewiston, Maine Wednesday night, and the dying toll is anticipated to rise.

Metropolis residents are requested to shelter in place, as police and FBI proceed to seek for the shooter.

The Lewiston Maine Police Division says officers are trying to find 40 yr previous Robert Card, who is taken into account an individual of curiosity within the mass capturing. Police say he must be thought-about armed and harmful, and to contact regulation enforcement if noticed.

Officers say a gunman opened hearth simply earlier than 9 p.m. at no less than two areas: Sparetime Recreation bowling alley and Schemengees Bar and Grille.

Dozens extra have been injured within the incidents.

It is a growing story.