Tennessee.- The United States Postal Inspector, Susan Link, told reporters that both victims and the shooter were employees of the postal service. “There is no ongoing threat,” he said.
The FBI is working on the scene and can confirm that the attacker is one of three employees killed by an apparently self-inflicted gunshot wound, “said Lisa-Anne Culp, spokeswoman for the FBI’s Memphis field office, at the same conference. press.
An investigation was launched, he anticipated.
Both Link and Culp declined to elaborate on the shooting.
The Postal Service is saddened by the events that took place today in Memphis, “the institution said in a statement.
Our thoughts are with the family, friends and co-workers of the people involved. “
Mass shootings and other types of gun violence are huge problems in America. Gun control advocates say they are fueled by the prevalence of firearms and relatively lax gun laws.