UPDATED 7:45 PM PT – Wednesday, March 17, 2021
An investigation is underway into a deadly shooting at a supermarket distribution center in Wisconsin. Authorities said a worker at the Roundy’s Distribution Center near Milwaukee opened fire and killed two other employees Tuesday night.
Union official: Wisconsin grocery distribution warehouse worker fatally shot two co-workers
The shooting happened at a Roundy’s warehouse in Oconomowoc, about 30 miles west of Milwaukee
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After crashing his car during a police pursuit, the gunman was later found dead in his vehicle from a self-inflicted gunshot. The investigation was ongoing as authorities attempted to determine a motive in the shooting.
Watch for road closures in Oconomowoc south of I94 on Hwy 67. Roundy’s Distribution Center on lockdown due to tactical situation. Avoid the area. @CBS58 updates with @KimShineCBS58 pic.twitter.com/yzB9mDnXm6
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Officials said there were no reports of any dispute between the workers prior to the incident. Roundy’s offered condolences and said they are deeply saddened by the incident.