The gunman who Fired at  FedEx and Killed 8 People Was a former Employee

It's another glim day in the US, as a mass has occurred at FedEx, atleast 8 people including the gun man have been killed this is the 3rd shooting to happen in the Indianapolis State this year alone.

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This is the lastest of the USA almost frequent shootings, this lastest incident happened at FedEx facility in the US city of Indianapolis.

The gunman is said to have started shooting quickly after existing his car,he fired at random and managed to injure  7 people and committed suicide on before police arrived to the scene of the crime.

CEO and also chairman Frederick Smith of the firm FedEx commented on the matter as an act of senseless violence.

"First and foremost, I want to express my deepest sympathies to the families, friends, and co-workers of those team members. Our priority now is in responding to the situation on the ground and helping our team members and law enforcement,"  he continued.

The acting president of the United States of America Joe Biden also commented on the matter and said 

 "We can, and must, do more to act and to save lives."

When did the attack happen?

The attack happened at around 23:00 local time  (03:00 GMT)on Tuesday in Indonesia, Indian the state capital and also happens to the the largest.

What was the motive?

Officers have said no motive for the Killing has been established for the killing and they think it might not even be determined.

Craig McCartt, the deputy chief of criminal investigations, said the gunman started shooting as soon as he arrived at the premise.and that there was almost Little to no time for people to react to the danger.

This suspect came to the FedEx facility and started some random shooting almost immediately at the scene he added.

How many got shoot and dead?

4 people where found dead at the front of the facility and another 4 where shot dead inside.

How did the attacker Die?

The attacker who was also found in side the Falicity, was dead from an apparent gunshot wound which appeared that he had also shot himself before police arrived.

The deputy chief added the suspect used a rifle and when police came to the scene they found an active crime scene which was chaotic.

Mayor Joe Hogsett paid condolences to the victims, in his condolences he argued American to stop gun violence citing that it has killed too many people already in the communities.

Have The FBI acted on the matter?

The FBI were scene searching some residence home but they refused to respond to questions of wether the house was the suspects house.

Where was He firing?

Jeremiah Miler was qoute saying on local Media that he saw the gunman firing in the open 

"I saw, a man with a sub-machine gun or a rifle of some sort so he started firing  in the open and I ducked down I was sacred.


How many mass shottings has the state of Indianapolis had this year alone ?

The state has had over 3 shottings  in the first shooting that occured in January 5 people were killed including a pregnant woman.

In March 3 adults including a child where also victims of a public shooting that occured due to disputes over a stimulus Cheque

Last year, The acting president Joe Biden  announced steps to tighten gun Control rules in the USA which shall involve setting rules for certain guns, support local violence  prevention methods and also a strong background check.

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