Officials hold news conference after shooting at FedEx facility in Indianapolis | USA Today


At least eight people were killed in a shooting late Thursday at a FedEx facility near Indianapolis International Airport, authorities said.

Police responded to the FedEx Ground facility on the city’s southwest side just after 11 p.m. Thursday for a report of shots fired at a business. There was an “active shooter” situation when officers arrived, said Genae Cook, spokesman for the Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department.

Eight people were killed in and around the facility, she said. An unknown number of others went to hospitals with injuries. The suspected shooter is also dead. Cook said police believe the shooter took his own life.

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