A gunman killed two people, injured a third, and had been murdered by an officer Saturday night at a casino complex at Ashwaubenon, Wisconsin. The Brown County Sheriff’s Office haven’t identified the suspect or the victims, pending telling, but a spokesman said in a press conference which the killer had been originally targeting somebody else.
The scene of this offense was at the Field of the Oneida Casino, connected to the Radisson Hotel & Conference Center.
Authorities said they think the shooter was connected to the casino by”an employment position,” based on WLUK. They believe the suspect had a”personal relationship” with someone who worked at the Duck Creek restaurant, which is in the resort, based on Brown County Sheriff’s Office spokesman Lt. Kevin Pawlak.
Officials said that the original goal wasn’t there.
“Please keep our community in mind boggling,” Oneida Nation Vice Chairman Brandon Stevens at a statement Saturday night. “There was an active shooter at our Resort and Casino tonight. Situation is under control and the community is in no additional danger. Updates will be forthcoming as Oneida and encompassing law enforcement and emergency agencies are at the spectacle.”
“Our heartfelt condolences are extended to each of the loved ones of those victims. We are reaching out to offer all essential services of counseling for many of our employees from the Radisson and the Oneida Casino operations”
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— Brown County Sheriff (@sheriffbc) May 2, 2021
According to deputies, the Oneida Police Department requested the state Department of Criminal Investigation to handle the issue of this officer shooting the suspect. They ask that if some eyewitnesses of these deaths still have not spoken to investigators, they ought to phone Lt. Brian Slinger at -LRB-920-RRB- 448-4229, and leave their name and telephone number to get a meeting.
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