Gunman kills 3 people in and around South Korean convenience store and is later found dead

February 25, 2015 6:00 AM

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SEOUL, South Korea – A gunman shot and killed three people Wednesday in and around a South Korean convenience store that he then set on fire before fleeing, police said. He was later found dead with a gunshot wound to his head in an apparent suicide.

A hunting rifle was found on the 50-year-old gunman's body about 4 kilometers (2.5 miles) from the store, located in Sejong City, Lee Ja-ha, head of the Sejong Police Agency, said in a televised briefing. Another rifle was found in his vehicle, which was parked about 100 meters (yards) away from the...

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