BERLIN: Several people were reportedly killed in shooting in a town of northern Switzerland on Saturday night.

According to the police, residents heard shots in the towns of Wuerenlingen after 11 pm. Later, several bodies were found dead lying in and outside a residential area.

Police are working to identify all those killed in the shooting and the investigation was underway. But the motive of the shooting remains unclear, said reports.

Further information is expected to reach later on Sunday, said police.

(With Agency Inputs)