Fired UPS Employee Kills Himself And Two Workers In Warehouse Shooting
Birmingham, AL police found three dead, including the gunman, who appeared to have a self-inflicted gunshot wound.
UPS released a statement confirming that two employees and a recently terminated employee are dead. They have not been identified, pending notification of next of kin.
“The safety of our employees is our primary focus, and UPS is cooperating fully with law enforcement,” the company said. “Our focus now is on assisting the families of the victims, as well as the employees who work in this facility.”
According to CNN affiliate WBRC, the two victims are believed to be higher-ranked employees. The gunman wore a UPS uniform.
“It appears that the shooter knew exactly who he wanted to target at the time,” said Birmingham police Lt. Sean Edwards, WBRC reported.[su_csky_ad]