Three folks have been killed Wednesday in a taking pictures at a Tulsa medical constructing on a hospital campus, a police captain mentioned.
Capt. Richard Meulenberg confirmed the variety of lifeless. Meulenberg mentioned the shooter additionally was lifeless.
It was unclear how the shooter died.
“Officers are presently going by each room within the constructing checking for extra threats,” police mentioned in a Fb submit simply earlier than 6 p.m. “We all know there are a number of accidents, and probably a number of casualties.”
Meulenberg additionally mentioned that a number of folks have been wounded and that the medical complicated was a “catastrophic scene.”
St. Francis Well being System locked down its campus Wednesday afternoon due to the scenario on the Natalie Medical Constructing. The Natalie constructing homes an outpatient surgical procedure middle and a breast well being middle.
Dozens of police automobiles may very well be seen exterior the hospital complicated, and authorities shut down site visitors because the investigation continued.
A middle for households to search out their family members was arrange at a close-by highschool.
Brokers from the Bureau of Alcohol, Tobacco, Firearms and Explosives have been additionally on the scene, a spokesperson mentioned.