Connecticut Warehouse Shooting Leaves at Least Eight Dead


The AP is reporting that nine people have died in a shooting at Hartford Distributors, a Manchester, Connecticut, beer distribution warehouse, this morning. According to a company executive, a warehouse driver was asked to resign, refused, and then opened fire. The New York Times confirms that at least eight are dead, among them the suspected shooter, identified as Omar Thornton, who may have turned the gun on himself.
[via NYT, Yahoo]

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