YORK, Pa. (AP) — Authorities say three people have been found dead in a central Pennsylvania motel room in an apparent double homicide-suicide.

Police in York County were called to the Quality Inn in Springettsbury Township shortly after 9 a.m. Sunday.

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Police chief Dan Stump said arriving officers found two men and one woman dead of gunshot wounds.

He said the preliminary investigation indicates that the shooting was a double homicide-suicide, and “We have confirmed that the shooter is in the room.”

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Stump said the relationship between the three individuals is not yet known.

Quality Inn worker Darryl Schock told the York Daily Record that someone checked into the room shortly after 3 a.m. Sunday, and the person next door reported hearing a total of eight gunshots at about 9 a.m. and then “silence.”

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