Four People Shot at Home in Poconos

CHESTNUTHILL TOWNSHIP, Pa. -- State police say four people were shot at a home in the Poconos and the alleged shooter is in custody.    He is identified as Thomas Modzel, and faces counts of attempted homicide and related crimes.  Modzel allegedly fired a 12 gauge shotgun at the victims multiple times.

Troopers and EMS were called to a home along Bayberry Road in Chestnuthill Township near Effort around 8 p.m. Saturday.

Investigators say those four victims were taken to the hospital. Their names and conditions have not been released.

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