AT LEAST FIVE PEOPLE WERE KILLED AND FIVE OFFICERS WOUNDED IN A SHOOTING AT A MANUFACTURING BUSINESS IN AURORA, ILLINOIS.
THE SUSPECTED SHOOTER IS ALSO DEAD.
Aurora – Shots Rang out at this manufacturing warehouse Police, Firefighters and Federal Agents all rushed to the scene. The gunman identified as Gary Martin shooting two of the first 4 officers to respond to the scene.
Mayor Richar Irvin of Aurora said in a statement “For so many years we have seen similar situations throughout our nation and the horrible feeling that we get when we see it on the news. To experience it firsthand is even more painful.”
It is unclear at this time as to what the motive was for the shooter said Kristen Ziman Aurora Chief of Police “but I want take this opportunity to send positive energy to those officers that are being treated. Thank you for running towards gunfire and putting your lives in danger to protect those inside the business.”