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(OLD BRIDGE, N.J.) — Police in New Jersey have reportedly shot and killed a man suspected of being involved in a deadly shootout inside a shopping plaza Friday morning.

Law enforcement officials say three people are dead, including the alleged gunman, according to ABC News affiliate WABC-TV.

Police responded to shots fired inside the Pathmark supermarket on Route 9 in Old Bridge, N.J., just before 4 a.m.  There was a confrontation with the gunman, WABC reported.  There’s no word on his motive.

Several employees were inside the store, which was preparing to open at 6 a.m.  Two windows near the entrance to the Pathmark have been shot out.

Numerous employees were taken across the street to a T.G.I. Friday’s.

The scene is now under control, according to WABC.

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