Town of Herkimer Shooting
3/13/2013 (Updated 10:44:55 PM)Police believe a gunman who shot four people dead Wednesday morning in Herkimer County remains in a building on North Main Street in Herkimer.
Police suspect the gunman is 64 year old Kurt Myers.
Six people in all were shot in three separate shootings all before 10 a.m.
The first shooting happened in a house in the village of Mohawk, the house was then set on fire.
The shooter then reportedly drove to Herkimer and opened fire on a barber shop and then opened fire at Gaffey's Car Wash.
68 year old Harry Montgomery and 57 year old Michael Rancier were pronounced dead at the barber shop.
Thomas Tefka and Michael Renshaw were killed at Gaffy's.
New York Governor, Andrew Cuomo, arrived on scene just minutes after more gunfire was heard.
He addressed the media just after 5:00pm Wednesday evening.
Police say as they search for Myers they are concerned about officers safety.
They are also encouraging residents of the area to stay in their homes.
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