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May 16, 2006
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Man kills 2, shoots self after Va. standoff

The Associated Press

HARRISONBURG, Va.- A man shot two people to death in a medical supplies business Tuesday, then turned the gun on himself in what police described as a work-related attack, police said.

The gunman was hospitalized and his identity was not immediately released. The Daily News-Record of Harrisonburg said he was an employee of American Home Patient, where the shooting occurred.

A police SWAT team responded to the shootings after the man barricaded himself in the building about 8 a.m. Tuesday, police said.

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