Why? Randy Robert Stair Weis Market mass shooting: 4 dead including shooter

Pennsylvania State Police Troop P Commanding Officer Jonathan Nederostek gives a statement to the press as the State Police investigate the murder of three people and the suicide of the shooter 24-year-old Randy Robert Stair, of Dallas, Pa., at the Weis Supermarket on the Hunter Highway in Eaton Township, Pa., on Thursday, June 8, 2017.

Troopers found the bodies of two males and two females inside, along with one witness. State police say four people are dead in a murder-suicide in the Pennsylvania supermarket.

The Weis Market, near Scranton, Penn.in the aftermath of the shooting.

One witness managed to escape the rampage and call 911.

District Attorney Jeff Mitchell said the attack was "a mental health situation that utterly spiralled out of control".

Police are searching for a motive and are examining his online activity. Two hours later, he blocked the exits and took two pistol grip shotguns from a duffel bag before he began firing. The victims were identified as Terry Sterling, 63, Victoria Brong, 25, and Brian Hayes, 47.

Police said that after shooting his fellow employees, Stair fired other random shots inside the store and then shot himself in the head.

State police in Tunkhannock received a report of the shooting at 12:50 a.m. Online records indicate the store is normally open from 6 a.m.to 11 p.m. Stair also referenced the Columbine shootings in a YouTube video posted Wednesday that he dedicated to killers Dylan Klebold and Eric Harris. She said she was wearing headphones while she labeled products but heard shots and saw Stair shoot one of the victims, then turn and look at her.

Troopers planned to release more information at a news conference.

The police said they "believe this is a contained incident", adding that "the public is not in any danger".

"That it could happen to any of us, just support", said Deborah Welch, a former Weis employee.

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