“Initial information shows the suspect committed suicide., police spokeswoman Genae Cook explained to reporters. “After our search, we found eight people on site with gunshot wounds. Those eight people were deceased.”
The motive for the murders remains uncertain.
“It is heart-breaking and our officers responded and they did their job., Cook said. “And many of them are attempting to deal with this because it is something nobody should ever be forced to see.”
FedEx put out a statement on the shooting, saying the company is helping authorities. “Safety is our priority, and our thoughts are with those who were affected., the company said.
FedEx worker Jeremiah Miller reported that he saw a man shooting.
“I saw a guy with an automatic rifle of some kind, and he was shooting. I immediately ducked and got scared., he said.