3 Family Members Shot and Killed in New York Alleged Home Invasion

Multiple Family Members, Including Children, Shot at Home in Newburgh County, New York

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New York police said multiple family members, including children, were shot early Sunday morning at a home in Newburgh County.

Newburgh Police Department said the home invasion occurred at about 8 a.m. and is being suspected it was a targeted attack.

The incident was reported by several witnesses who heard gunshots.

Three people died in the incident, including two adults believed to be in their late 20s and a 10-year-old boy.

Another 3-year-old boy who was also shot remains hospitalized in serious condition.

Authorities said a fifth person, believed to be a child of an undisclosed age, was also in the home at the time of the invasion but was not injured in the shooting.

Authorities took a person of interest who knew the family into custody. However, no charges have been filed.