Deaths in Saipan shooting

Armed man kills at least four people, including children, before taking own life.

    Officials said the shootings occurred in two
    different parts of the island

    Officials said the shootings occurred in two different areas of the island, starting with a popular tourist spot where the man fired a barrage of bullets from his van at the South Koreans.

    He then then drove to a shooting range where he killed two men and the two children, officials said,

    Saipan is the largest island in the US Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands in the West Pacific. It has a population of about 62,000.

    SOURCE: Agencies


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