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Man dies after disturbance at Church
INDIAN LAKE - State Police are investigating an incident at a church in Indian Lake that led to the death of a man.
Police say that 44-year-old Jason Berg entered St. Mary's Church and starting shouting obscenities and throwing objects at people. Police say Berg began advancing towards the Priest when several parishioners restrained him. Berg violently resisted being subdued and then became unresponsive. Police say he was armed with a loaded .45 caliber pistol, a spare magazine, several rounds of ammunition and a pocket knife.
Police then requested Ambulance Corps who administered CPR but was unsuccessful. Berg was then pronounced dead.
Police say that several parishioners reported hearing gunshots but a search of the scene resulted in no evidence of gunshots.
Police are still investigating the incident.