American News Apr 16, 2021 3:58 AM EST

BREAKING: 8 dead following shooting at FedEx facility near Indianapolis International Airport

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department Officer Genae Cook told WRTV that officers were called to the location around 11PM for shots fired.

BREAKING: 8 dead following shooting at FedEx facility near Indianapolis International Airport
Ari Hoffman Seattle, WA
Privacy and free speech are under attack.
Take back your internet freedom with Surfshark.
Save 81% now
Privacy and free speech are under attack. Take back your internet freedom with Surfshark.

Shots were reportedly fired at a FedEx facility in Indianapolis. Police told local media outlets there 8 people are confirmed dead and that the alleged shooter committed suicide.

According to WRTV, the shooting was reported at the FedEx facility on Mirabel Road. The scene has been declared a "mass casualty, Level 1" event. The names of the victims have not been released. Four people were hospitalized, including one person in critical condition. Two victims were treated at the scene.

Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department Officer Genae Cook told WRTV that officers were called to the location around 11PM for shots fired.

WISHTV8 reported that "Jeremiah Miller had finished a shift at the FedEx facility and was preparing to work a second consecutive shift when he and a coworker, Timothy Boillat, heard gunfire, up to 10 shots."

Miller told the outlet, "This made me stand up and actually look out the entrance door, and I saw a man with a submachine gun of some sort, an automatic rifle, and he was firing in the open. I immediately ducked down and got scared and my friend’s mother, she came in and told us to get inside the car."

FedEx released the following statement in response to the tragedy: "We are aware of the tragic shooting at our FedEx Ground facility near the Indianapolis airport. Safety is our top priority, and our thoughts are with all those who are affected. We are working to gather more information and are cooperating with investigating authorities."

This is a developing story.

Join and support independent free thinkers!

We’re independent and can’t be cancelled. The establishment media is increasingly dedicated to divisive cancel culture, corporate wokeism, and political correctness, all while covering up corruption from the corridors of power. The need for fact-based journalism and thoughtful analysis has never been greater. When you support The Post Millennial, you support freedom of the press at a time when it's under direct attack. Join the ranks of independent, free thinkers by supporting us today for as little as $1.

Support The Post Millennial