Seven individuals had been shot lifeless at a birthday party in Colorado early Sunday — together with the suspected gunman, police mentioned.
The taking pictures broke out shortly after midnight when the boyfriend of one of many girls at the party burst in and began taking pictures earlier than taking his personal life, Colorado Springs police mentioned in a press launch Sunday.
Investigators mentioned officers responding to the get-together at the Canterbury Mobile Park Home discovered six lifeless adults and a seventh sufferer who was rushed to a neighborhood hospital, the place he was later pronounced lifeless.
Police mentioned there have been youngsters at the party however none had been injured in the bloody assault.
The victims and the suspected gunman haven’t been recognized pending household notification, police mentioned.
“Words fall brief to explain the tragedy that came about this morning,” Colorado Springs Police Chief Vince Niski mentioned in a press release.
“As the chief of police, as a husband, as a father, as a grandfather, as a member of this neighborhood, my coronary heart breaks for the households who’ve misplaced somebody they love and for the kids who’ve misplaced their mother and father,” the chief mentioned.