Spree killing at UPS San Francisco facility

After reports came out on Wednesday of a spree killing involving six people by someone who may be a UPS employee at a UPS facility in San Francisco, UPS have issued a statement.

The statement read:

“UPS confirms there was a shooting incident involving six employees within the company’s facility in San Francisco earlier this morning.  Local law enforcement is conducting an investigation.  We cannot provide information as to the identity of persons involved at this time, pending the police investigation.  We understand that there are four deaths, although some individuals were transported to the hospital and we are unsure of their status at this time.

“The company is saddened and deeply concerned about affected employees, family members and the community we share.   Our thoughts and prayers are with all those touched by this incident.  To assist our employees during this time, UPS has made professional counseling available.

“The facility is an area package sorting hub and package delivery center.

350 UPS staff work at the site.

“The location is:

2222 17TH STREET

Cross street is San Bruno

Neighborhood is Potrero Hill”

The gunman killed three people and seriously injured two before turning the gun on himself.
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