Four Shot at Oregon Scientology Center - 1996-09-25

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F372.png Four Shot at Oregon Scientology Center September 25, 1996, Associated Press

PORTLAND, ORE. PORTLAND, Ore. (AP) _ A man carried a gun and a can of gasoline into a downtown Church of Scientology on Wednesday, starting a fire and shooting four people, including a pregnant woman.

The suspect surrendered after walking out of the church's Portland Celebrity Centre with a female hostage who was heard shouting: "Don't do anything. He's got a gun to my head." Police talked the man into releasing the woman unharmed and dropping his handgun.

Firefighters quickly put out the blaze and it did not cause serious damage.

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{{cite news | title = Four Shot at Oregon Scientology Center | url = | work = Associated Press | date = September 25, 1996 | accessdate = January 14, 2017 }}