An area resident is speaking out after West Chest police executed a search warrant in relation to a quadruple homicide that happened earlier this week.

West Chester police execute search warrant related to 4 homicides

West Chester police remain on the scene, and detectives have loaded some items into their vehicles at the Autumn Woods Lane location where a search warrant is being executed.

SWAT and K-9 officers have left the scene, although West Chester officers remain inside.

No one is in custody, according to our reporter at the scene.

West Chester Twp. spokesperson Barb Wilson said that "it's not unusual when we're executing a search warrant to have the SWAT team there."

West Chester police executed a search warrant related to four homicides on Friday, May 3, 2019. RICK McCRABB / STAFF

INITIAL REPORT

West Chester Twp. police are executing a search warrant on Autumn Woods Lane related to Sunday’s quadruple homicide, according to the township.

Township spokeswoman would not confirm what police are looking for with the search warrant, or if they’re making an arrest.

SWAT Team officers are on the scene.

On Sunday, April 28, police found Hakiakat Singh Pannag, 59, and his wife, Parmjit Kaur, 62, in their apartment at 4562 Wyndtree Drive with their daughter, Shalinderjit Kaur, 39 and Parmjit Kaur’s sister, Amarjit Kaur, 58, Sunday evening with gunshot wounds.

Wilson said the search warrant is in relation to the quadruple homicide.

According to radio traffic on April 28, one of the responding officers said two of the four family members were laying in “a good amount of blood” in the living room.

West Chester police released body cam footage of their response to a quadruple homicide on Sunday, April 28, 2019, at Lakefront at West Chester apartments.

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We’ll update this story as more information becomes available.

 

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