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1 dead after suspect holds hostages inside Michigan home

Two people reportedly shot in ongoing active shooter situation in northwest Michigan
Posted at 6:01 AM, Apr 16, 2019
and last updated 2019-04-16 11:46:05-04

MASON COUNTY, Michigan — A report of an active shooter in Michigan was confirmed to be a situation in which a man barricaded himself in a home with others, and allegedly shot one of those people.

WPBN in Mason County, Michigan reports a person was found dead of multiple gunshot wounds after the suspected shooter exited the home Tuesday morning. A woman and children who had also been in the home escaped unharmed while the gunman was still inside, authorities told WPBN.

The suspect had a large amount of ammunition, authorities said.

The incident is under investigation by multiple law enforcement agencies.