CONCORD, N.H., (WWLP) – A suspect is dead and multiple others were wounded after a shooting took place at a hospital in New Hampshire on Friday.

The shooting occurred at New Hampshire Hospital, a state-run psychiatric hospital.

The Department of Homeland Security and Management said that as of 4:40 p.m., the situation was contained and that the suspect was dead.

The shooter was identified as 33-year-old John Madore and was said to be transient but had recently lived around Concord, according to NBC Boston.

Madore had shot at a Department of Safety security officer, 63-year-old Bradley Hass, with a 9mm handgun. CPR was performed but died due to his injuries.

22News will update this story as soon as more information becomes available.

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