Mercy Fitzgerald Hospital Mum on Changes To Security ProceduresRichard Plotts was able to walk into the Mercy Wellness Center carrying a gun that authorities say he used to killed his mental health caseworker and injure Dr. Lee Silverman before Silverman pulled his own gun and fired back.
Superintendent Chitwood On Wellness Center Shooting: Suspect 'Was Ready For Mass Murder'Chitwood indicated that the suspect, Richard Plotts, has a long history of violence.
Delco DA: 2 More Guns Found At Home Of Alleged Wellness Center ShooterAuthorities have found two more guns at the home of a man suspected of killing his caseworker and grazing his psychiatrist before the doctor pulled out his own weapon and fired back.
Health: Security Concerns In Wake Of Mercy Wellness Center ShootingThe medical center shooting in Darby has raised new concerns about security at health care facilities.
Delco DA Credits Armed Doc With Averting Wider Hospital BloodbathDelaware County DA Jack Whelan says it was a good thing Silverman was armed, apparently against hospital policy, because Plotts had 39 spare bullets on him.
Area Medical Facilities Consider Higher Security In Wake of Fatal ShootingEven before this incident, a coalition of more than 60 hospitals in the Philadelphia area would meet regularly to talk about events that could disrupt care -- everything from an "active shooter" incident to transit strikes and snowstorms.
Neighbors Mourn Caseworker Killed In Medical Facility Shooting In Delaware CountyNeighbors paint a picture of a woman who loved her job and was dedicated to it.
Officials ID Caseworker Killed In Medical Facility Shooting In Delaware CountyA female employee was killed in a shooting at a Delaware County medical facility.