Sheriff Identifies Victims in Wisconsin Casino Feeling, Says Gunman Was Fired Employee

Authorities in Brown County, Wisconsin Recognized the victims and the Defendant in a shooting on Saturday near a Local casino.

The killer was fired worker Bruce K. Pofahl, 62, said Sheriff Todd Delain. This defendant entered the Duck Creek Kitchen + Bar, moved to a waiter station (which was open to people ), also fatally shot Ian J. Simpson, 32, along with Jacob T. Bartle, 25, utilizing a 9mm handgun. Only outside the complex to the north, he also wounded Daniel L. Mulligan, 28, who is defined as being in serious but stable condition at a hospital in Milwaukee.
A Green Bay police officer shot and murdered Pofahl in a confrontation soon after the defendant shot Mulligan, Delain said.
The sheriff described the region as being a large complex. The restaurant is inside the Raddison Hotel, which is linked to the Oneida Casino. The region contains a convention centre, and banquet halls, with multiple entrance and exit points. Delain said several hundred people were in the conference area, such as patrons and employees, a wedding party, and casino guests.
The rationale remains under investigation. Pofahl was fired from the restaurant earlier this year, ” the sheriff said. Delain stopped short of calling this a”domestic” incident, and just said the defendant knew at least one of the men. The sheriff didn’t name the individual the defendant was targeting. Delain said police understand that one of the restaurant workers had a restraining order against Pofahl.
Delain commended the bravery of their 75 officials from several agencies that responded to the reports of their active shooter.
[Picture of Oneida Casino through Andy Manis/Getty Images]
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