Update on Active Shooter Situation at UPS Facility

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January 14, 2019Jan 14, 2019

Reports broke early on Monday morning after a gunman stormed into a UPS facility in New Jersey. Now, more details are coming in from the scene.

Police say a suspect is currently holding his girlfriend and another woman hostage inside the building. Law enforcement personnel are on the scene and working to safely resolve the situation.

"Authorities responded to a report of a barricade situation at the UPS facility in Logan Township around 8:30 a.m. as the SWAT team was activated to head to the warehouse on the 200 block of Birch Creek Road," reported CBS.

The suspect is reportedly barricaded inside a room with the two women. However, police are said to be negotiating with him at this time. It is unclear if he is willing to release the two women.

UPS released the following statement regarding the incident:

“UPS is working with law enforcement as they respond to an active shooter situation at one of the company’s supply chain processing facilities in Logan Township, New Jersey. We cannot provide information about the identity of people involved at this time.”

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