Five dead in another U.S. shooting

Five dead in another U.S. shooting

Five people have been killed in a shooting at the Molson Coors Brewing Company campus in Milwaukee (Wisconsin, U.S.), Milwaukee police chief Alfonso Morales said.

The gunman died from "self-inflicted wounds". The attacker was identified as a 51-year-old Milwaukee resident. His motives were unclear.

The shooting occurred in the early afternoon while hundreds of employees were still at work, BBC reported.

Milwaukee Mayor Tom Barrett said it was a "tragic day for the city". Speaking at a news briefing shortly after Wednesday's shooting, he described it as a "horrific act".

As the incident unfolded, nearby schools and businesses were locked down, local media report.


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