Washington, Oct 26 (UNI): The death toll in multiple shootings that took place in Lewiston, Maine, increased to 22, Fox News reported citing a source.
The report said late Wednesday that that the suspect might be in custody.
Maine State Police are taking the lead investigating the shooting, and the FBI is supporting local law enforcement forces.
Biden briefed on mass shooting in US will remain updated
US President Joe Biden has been briefed on what is known so far about the mass shooting that reportedly left at least 22 people dead in Lewiston, Maine, the White House said in a statement.
“The President has been briefed on what’s known so far about the mass shooting in Lewiston, Maine and will continue to receive updates,” said the White House in a Statement.
At least 22 people were shot dead at three locations across the city, Fox news reported.