As reported by NBC News, a lone gunman walked right into a yoga studio in Tallahassee, Florida on Friday night and opened hearth. Six victims in Hot Yoga had been shot, and one other sufferer was pistol-whipped. Two of the victims who had been shot have handed away, and the gunman allegedly turned the gun on himself earlier than authorities may get to him. Tallahassee Police Chief Michael DeLeo claims that a number of folks tried to cease the shooter throughout the bloodbath. “There are indications that a number of folks inside fought again, and tried to not solely save themselves however different folks,” DeLeo said. The Polie Chief additionally said that the gunman has been recognized, however his title has but to be launched to the media. Authorities are searching for a connection between the shooter and any of the victims.
Tallahassee Mayor Andrew Gillum, who’s working for governor, tweeted in assist of native legislation enforcement after the assault. “I’m deeply appreciative of legislation enforcement’s fast response to the taking pictures on the yoga facility in Tallahassee immediately,” he wrote. “No act of gun violence is suitable. I am in shut communication with legislation enforcement officers and shall be returning to Tallahassee tonight.”