Pennsylvania man found dead after killing parents, shooting at ex-wife, police say


A Pennsylvania man who authorities believe killed his parents Wednesday evening after shooting at his ex-wife has been found dead, WCAU and WPVI are reporting.

 

Here are the latest updates:

Update 3:53 a.m. EDT Sept. 20:  According to WCAU, authorities found Bruce Rogal, 59, of Glenmoore, dead early Thursday after his car crashed in the West Bradford Township neighborhood where his ex-wife lived.

Authorities have not said what caused his death.

 

Original report: The manhunt has ended for a Pennsylvania man who authorities believe killed both of his parents at a retirement community Wednesday evening after shooting at his ex-wife in her driveway, multiple media outlets are reporting.

WTXF-TV reported early Thursday that authorities had found Glemoore resident Bruce Rogal, 59, after an hours-long manhunt. CBS News said he was in police custody.

Accoroding to WPVI-TV, Rogal drove by his ex-wife's West Bradford Township home about 5:45 p.m. while she was changing her car's oil and opened fire, hitting several houses but missing her, Chester County District Attorney Tom Hogan said Wednesday night.

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He then drove to the Bellingham Senior Living Center in East Goshen Township, where he shot and killed his parents, William and Nancy, about 6:15 p.m., Hogan said. He reportedly fled the scene.

Earlier Wednesday, Rogal had learned that his divorce was official.

"He received an order making his divorce final and awarding the home to his now ex-wife," Hogan said, according to KYW-TV. "That appears to be what set him off."


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