A spree of violence left two people dead in Taunton Tuesday night, and the assailant was stopped when he was fatally shot by an off-duty sheriff’s deputy, authorities said.
Four people were stabbed in a series of attacks, including the suspect crashing his car into a mall entrance, according to officials.
Images and social media reports from the scenes:
Update on Taunton stabbing Suspect and 2 of his victims are deceased. Further updates will be provided by Bristol DA— Mass State Police (@MassStatePolice) May 11, 2016
Two Stabbed at Galleria Mall in Taunton, Two Others Stabbed at House, Suspect Shot by Off Duty... https://t.co/47QtyRQKZp— Taunton Police (@TauntonPolice) May 11, 2016
MSP responding to assist Taunton PD with incident at Silver City Galleria, crime scene services and detectives— Mass State Police (@MassStatePolice) May 10, 2016