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UPDATE: Shooter among three dead in Monticello shooting

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MONTICELLO, Ind. (Aug. 5, 2014)— Fox59 is reporting three people were killed following a shooting at a furniture business in Monticello, Ind. Tuesday afternoon.

The shootings happened shortly before noon in the parking lot outside Jordan Manufacturing at 1200 South Sixth Street.

The White County Coroner's Office confirmed one woman and two men were fatally shot.

When officers arrived to the scene, they found a deceased man lying on the ground near a car in the parking lot.  Sheriff Patrick Shafer said a handgun was found on the man.

A body of another man with apparent gunshot wounds was found in the driver's seat of that vehicle. A woman, who was in the passenger's seat, was transported to an area hospital, where she was pronounced deceased.

The identities of the deceased are not being released at this time.

At 2:57 p.m., Jordan Manufacturing tweeted they would be open tomorrow and counseling services would be available.

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